A nameless young character goes into travels to the country, meeting some acquaintances and strangers as well, having banal conversations, dedicating his existence into daily mundane activities. Richard Linklater presents an unconventional narrative, barely composed of dialogue and consisting in observing life and actions.
Did You Know?
The scene where Richard Linklater
leaves a note for the sleeping woman is not staged. While waiting for their respective departures, the woman actually fell asleep and Linklater filmed his writing of the goodbye note before he left. In the audio commentary, Linklater admitted to wondering what became of her since. See more
Instead of listing the names of several family members featured in the film, it instead reads "Various Family" during the end credits. See more
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It's Impossible to Learn to Plow by Reading Books
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Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
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