During a five year period an Italian filmmaker documents the world of down-on-their-luck individuals who live in a Californian desert trying to get by one day at a time. None of them has more than a vehicle, a dog and some clothes.
Did You Know?
The finished film is based on roughly 50% of the material shot for a much larger project. It was editor Jacopo Quadri
who suggested tightening the narrative focus to obtain a satisfying end result. There were plans to make another, separate film with the remaining footage, but this never came to pass. See more