Being Bucky is about UW Madison mascot Bucky Badger during the 2007-2008 school year. This award-winning documentary DVD features seven students who played the UW Madison mascot during that time. "Being Bucky" DVD was produced by Fox Point native and UW alumni John Fromstein and directed by Madison native Scott Smith. "Being Bucky" was enthusiastically voted the audience favorite for best documentary at the 2009 Wisconsin Film Festival. An in-depth look at the physical and emotional challenge, beginning with the grueling and mentally challenging mascot tryouts and ending with what was this team's legacy, the National Mascot Competition. Watch a "buckumentory" that will make you laugh and cry! Follow the lives of seven students who work and play hard for the privilege of "Being Bucky". A perfect DVD gift for any Wisconsonite.