Following a woman in her sixties who embarked on a journey across the American West lost everything during the Great Depression, living like modern crusaders living in a van.
Author Chlo Zhao:
Jessica Bruder (book), Chlo Zhao (screenshot) Stars:
Frances McDormand, Gay DeForest, Patricia Grier | Following the economic crisis of a corporate city in rural Nevada, Fern (Frances McDormand) packs his van and sets out as a modern traveler to explore life beyond conventional society. Director Chlo Zhao’s third feature film, NOMADLAND, features the nomads Linda May, Swankie and Bob Wells as mentors and comrades-in-arms for Fern as he explores the vast landscape of the American West.
The modern West is inspired by the true “desert land” along the Texas-Mexico border. While patrolling the border, father-son Jackson accidentally killed an immigrant boy from Mexico. …
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Author Conor Allyn:
Jake Allyn star David Barraza (co-author):
Frank Grillo, Andie MacDowell, George Lopez | The modern West is inspired by the true “desert land” along the Texas-Mexico border. While patrolling the border, father-son Jackson accidentally killed an immigrant boy from Mexico. When Jackson’s father tried to blame him for it, Jackson ran south on horseback, becoming an “illegal alien” gringo in Mexico. Run by the Texas Rangers and the Mexican federations, Jackson traveled through Mexico seeking forgiveness from the deceased’s father, but fell in love with the land he had learned to hate.