The Short History of the Long Road
Directed by Ani Simon-Kennedy
Teenager Nola grew up living out of a van with her charismatic father, Clint—two nomads against the world. When tragedy strikes, Nola must confront the reality of life on the road alone. She’ll need to take the wheel for the first time learning to own her grief, her past, and her new destination. 2019, U.S., DCP, 90 minutes. Recommended for 16+.
Followed by a post-screening discussion with director and writer Ani Simon-Kennedy.
Connection to Kentucky: Executive producer Stu Pollard is a Louisville native.
Festival History: Tribeca Film Festival, Bentonville Film Festival, The Chicago Critics Film Festival, Berkshire International Film Festival.