Docu to be released on digital, VOD platforms in September

FilmBuff has acquired digital distribution rights for the documentary “Knuckleball!” from filmmakers Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg (“Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work”).

The film, which held its world premiere in April at Tribeca, is an exploration of baseball’s most unpredictable pitch and told from the perspective of the two best-known practitioners, Tim Wakefield of the Boston Red Sox and R.A. Dickey of the New York Mets.

Dickey has been pitching well this season with 11 wins and only a single loss.

The films is co-produced by Stern and Sundberg’s Break Thru Films, Amelia & Theo Films and Major League Baseball Prods. It will be released by FilmBuff on digital and VOD platforms in September.

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