Redwood Highway is opening in Portland and Vancouver! The filmmakers are excited to share this film with northwest audiences, and will be holding Q&As after selected screenings.*
Living in a comfortable retirement community in Southern Oregon, estranged from her family, unsatisfied with her surroundings, and generally not happy about life, Marie (Shirley Knight) decides to journey 80 miles on foot to the coast of Oregon to revisit the ocean of her past for the first time in 45 years.
Once reluctant to attend her granddaughter’s wedding, she now arrives as an unexpected guest. Along the way, she meets an extraordinary cast of characters and discovers that you’re never too old to learn something about life … and about yourself.
Star Shirley Knight is a two time Academy Award nominee, Tony Award Winner, Golden Globe Winner, two time EMMY Winner, and Venice Film Festival Best Actress Winner. Film credits include As Good As it Gets, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Desperate Housewives, and Sweet Bird of Youth. Tom Skerritt (Pete) is a two time Golden Globe nominee, EMMY Winner. Film credits include Alien, and Top Gun.