Hoping to save his sick mother, Gunner (Lonnie Chavis) ventures into the remote Wild Horse Forest to search for a mythical figure, the Water Man, who possesses the secret to immortality. The deeper Gunner and his companion Jo (Amiah Miller) venture, the stranger and more dangerous their surroundings become.
“As a newly transplanted family tries to adjust to the countryside, the son is desperately pulling strings to cure his seriously ill mother.” — Glenn Kenny, New York Times
“An engaging for-kids ghost story whose fantasy elements are thoughtfully grounded by real-world concerns…” — Peter Debruge, Variety
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