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Written & Directed by Liz W. Garcia
and Starring Juno Temple, Julia Garner & Alessandro Nivola

Debuting on Digital October 10

A pair of childhood friends reunite during their summer break from college and deal with a traumatizing experience from their past in the award-winning comedy-drama ONE PERCENT MORE HUMID, debuting on digital October 10 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Juno Temple (The Dark Knight Rises, Maleficent), Julia Garner (The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Grandma), Maggie Siff (“Billions,” “Mad Men”), Mamoudou Athie (“The Get Down”) and Alessandro Nivola (American Hustle, Face/Off) star in writer/director Liz W. Garcia’s (The Lifeguard) sun-soaked, atmospheric coming-of-age tale. ONE PERCENT MORE HUMID had its world premiere at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival, where it was nominated for Best U.S. Narrative Feature and Alessandro Nivola was named Best Actor “for his raw, complex and deeply human portrayal of a middle-aged teacher and writer who tries to rekindle his creativity by plunging into an ill-advised affair with a student …”

Nominated for Best U.S. Narrative Feature and Winner of Best Actor (Alessandro Nivola) in a U.S. Narrative Feature at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival, ONE PERCENT MORE HUMID is a coming-of-age story about friendship and grief. Catherine (Julia Garner) and Iris (Juno Temple), childhood friends returning home to a hot & humid New England summer, fill their days & nights with parties, skinny-dipping and rekindling old relationships, but when a shared trauma from their past becomes increasingly difficult to suppress, a wedge between the two grows and each begin to pursue forbidden love affairs.

Written and Directed by Liz W. Garcia, ONE PERCENT MORE HUMID was produced by Joshua Harto, Isaac Lefevre and Red Sanders and executive produced by Tom Montgomery, Larry W. Calton, Jr. and Sam Paulos.

ONE PERCENT MORE HUMID has a run time of approximately 98 minutes and is rated R.

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