JACKIE & RYAN is a romantic drama film written and directed by Ami Canaan Mann (Texas Killing Fields), starring Katherine Heigl and Ben Barnes. It screened in the Horizons section at the 71st Venice International Film Festival.
The film follows Ryan (Barnes), a modern-day train hopper struggling to be a successful musician with only a backpack and banjo to his name. His dreams are put on hold when he meets Jackie (Heigl), a former country singer fighting for custody of her daughter. Together, with their passion for music and each other, they form an unlikely relationship which changes their lives forever.
- via EW