Somewhere West (1h43m, Traverse City, MI)
Sunday, July 15, 2012 7:00pm Film Block
A visually breathtaking road film that explores the human spirit with emotional breadth and quiet subtlety. After battling a terminal illness, Ian decides to forgo treatment and head west in search of solitude and a beautiful place to spend his final moments. However, despite his best efforts to isolate himself, Ian becomes the center of a makeshift family of kind-hearted characters who help him in the redemptive process of letting go, opening his heart and finally reaching his undetermined destination.
Director/Writer/Producer: David Marek. Writers/Producers: Adam Benn, Judson Webb. Writer: Barrett Ogden. Producers: Mark Fischer, Josef Schroeter, Jennifer Summers. Feature Film. New York Premiere. (Profanity)