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BUDDYMOON

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THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTERShort and Sweet

“A gleefully self-parodying bromantic comedy, Alex Simmons’ debut feature is a fleet, consistently amusing 80-minute jaunt through the woods…Buddymoon is a comically contagious tribute to male bonding in the great outdoors.

THE SEATTLE TIMES ‘Buddymoon’: a fresh, funny trek through Oregon wilds

“Everyone should have a friend like Flula, a ridiculously optimistic German musician hiking with his American friend David through the wilds of Oregon in the frequently funny “Buddymoon.”

MOVIEMAKER MAGAZINEHow to make a film in 10 days (without a script)

“Don’t let perfect be the enemy of good. -Alex Simmons”

CHICAGO TRIBUNEBuddymoon Review

“You can see the ties of a real friendship at work here, and that is part of the charm.”

PEOPLE MAGAZINEThe People and Films You’ll Be Hearing About This Year

“Prepare to laugh.”

INDIEWIREBest of Slamdance 2016

“The male leads have contagious zest…and the Emmy-nominated director uses his experience shooting documentaries to give the film a naturalistic, easy-breezy feeling.”

THE OREGONIANQ&A with the cast of indie comedy Buddymoon

“Giuntoli, Borg, and Simmons spoke about the film, and their decade-long friendship, the morning after the first public screening of Buddymoon (aka Honey Buddies)

SALT LAKE MAGAZINESlamdance review

“Honey Buddies is what a buddy comedy should be: laughs, bromance, a ridiculous encounter with a wild animal and at least one drunken night.”

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLYExclusive clip from Slamdance comedy Buddymoon

“In the new comedy Buddymoon, David Giuntoli (Grimm) plays a man named David who is left by his fiancée just days before the wedding. What’s funny about that? Well, David’s friend Flula (Flula Borg) insists that the pair go on David’s previously planned honeymoon.”

INDIEWIREMeet the Team Behind Slamdance Audience Award Winner

“First time director Alex Simmons and star Flula Borg discuss making “Buddymoon” and their Slamdance experience.”

EAT DRINK FILMSBest movie I saw: Buddymoon

“The bromantic comedy lifts the spirits with infectious good will and buoyant energy made possible by a lively, improvised script, a game cast and sure-handed direction.”

THE WRAPSlamdance names 2016 award winners

“Buddymoon,” by director Alex Simmons, won the Audience Award for Narrative Feature.”

 

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