The Short History of the Long Road

Teenage Nola grew up living out of a van with her charismatic father, Clint—two nomads against the world. When Clint suddenly dies, 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.

Ani Simon-Kennedy Ani Simon-Kennedy
SCREENWRITER, DIRECTOR

Ani Simon-Kennedy is a New York-based filmmaker from Paris. Through her production company Bicephaly Pictures (co-founded with cinematographer Cailin Yatsko), she’s directed videos for... more»

Cailin Yatsko Cailin Yatsko
CINEMATOGRAPHER

Cailin Yatsko is a NYC-based narrative and documentary cinematographer. She partnered with director Ani Simon-Kennedy to start Bicephaly Pictures, a production company in NYC. Yatsko has filmed... more»

Kishori Rajan Kishori Rajan
PRODUCER

Kishori Rajan is a producer whose upcoming films include American Fable, Dara Ju, Brighton Beach and the series Random Acts of Flyness. Previously she worked on Four, Gimme The... more»

Darren Dean Darren Dean
PRODUCER

Darren Dean is a producer and writer, known for Tangerine, Prince of Broadway and Kinyarwanda. He’s executive producing Sean Baker’s upcoming feature The Florida Project and... more»

Genre: Scripted, Road Trip, Coming-of-Age