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It's the story of a small town gorilla, Sylvio, who is stuck in his job at a debt collection agency. Deep down he just wants to express himself with his hand puppet, Herbert Herpels, and his puppet show that highlights the quiet moments of life. He accidentally joins a local TV program and a series of on-air mishaps threaten to shatter his identity, sending him on a journey of self-discovery.

History: Sylvio was born on Vine, where he racked up over 500,000 followers and 100 million loops


Directed by / Albert Birney, Kentucker Audley
Produced by / Meghan Doherty

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March 11th        11am        Alamo Ritz 2        SXSW Film Festival        Austin, TX

March 13th        7pm         Alamo Lamar B       SXSW Film Festival        Austin, TX

March 15th        3:30pm      Alamo Lamar C       SXSW Film Festival        Austin, TX

March 27th        8:00pm      Dad's Garage        Atlanta Film Festival     Atlanta, GA

March 31st        9:15pm      UW Cinematheque     Wisconsin Film Festival   Madison, WI

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