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Kelly Reichardt
USA - 2008, 80'

Wendy Carroll is driving to Ketchikan, Alaska, in hopes of a summer of lucrative work at the Northwestern Fish cannery, and the start of a new life with her dog, Lucy. When her car breaks down in Oregon, however, the thin fabric of her financial situation comes apart, and she confronts a series of increasingly dire economic decisions.

1. Best Actress, Best Picture Award - Toronto Film Critics Association Awards, 2008