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.