A skateboarder from Florida makes his way out to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of becoming a professional skater and gets sidetracked by trying to win over, at all costs, the girl who is dating the hometown hero.
Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Walt Disney World.
At the heart of this dark modern fairytale is an unlikely romance between two men of antithetical backgrounds. From the press release: "After the tragic death of his beloved Grammy, a private piano teacher's small life explodes with the arrival of his pregnant sister recovering from a heroin addiction and a charming new student with a mysterious past."
An American student who is living a privileged existence at Glasgow School of Art when her father unexpectedly dies. Consumed with her loss, she finds herself re-examining both her life and inner circle.