It follows a woman in her sixties who, after losing everything in the Great Recession, embarks on a journey through the American West, living like a modern nomad in a van.
Chlo Zhao writers:
Jessica Bruder (book), Chlo Zhao (screenplay) Stars:
Frances McDormand, Gay DeForest, Patricia Grier | After the economic collapse of a business town in the interior of Nevada, Fern (Frances McDormand) packs his van and sets out to explore life outside mainstream society as a modern nomad. Director Chlo Zhao’s third feature film, NOMADLAND features true nomads Linda May, Swankie and Bob Wells as Fern’s mentors and companions as she explores the vast landscape of the American West.
A modern western inspired by the true “no man’s land” zones along the Texas-Mexico border. While on a father-son border patrol, Jackson accidentally kills a Mexican immigrant boy. …
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Writers of Conor Allyn:
Jake Allyn, David Barraza (Co-Writer) Stars:
Frank Grillo, Andie MacDowell, George Lopez | A modern western inspired by the true “no man’s land” zones along the Texas-Mexico border. While on a father-son border patrol, Jackson accidentally kills a Mexican immigrant boy. When Jackson’s father tries to take the blame, Jackson flees the south on horseback, becoming an “illegal alien” gringo in Mexico. Pursued by the Texas Rangers and the Mexican federal government, Jackson travels through Mexico to apologize to the father of the deceased boy for falling in love with the land he has learned to hate.