Synopsis by Maggie Sadler
In the wake of the Great Recession, Fern (Frances McDormand), an aging woman who lost her livelihood, begins a soul-searching solo expedition through the western United States. Converting a van into her living space, she styles herself a contemporary nomad and forges new, unexpected connections along her journey. Based on the book of the same name by Jessica Bruder. Directed by Chloé Zhao. David Strathairn, Linda May, and Bob Wells co-star.
economic-problems, journey, nomad, on-the-road, woman