• On the Road

    90 minutes | Camelot Theatres

The open road can inspire new perspectives and lead to unexpected destinations. Whether the characters are behind the wheel or on the side of the highway, these stories will take you places.

Short Films

The Hitchhiker

Emily is on the road to the sea in a car she can’t drive, so she picks up drivers to get her there: it’s reverse hitchhiking. Along the way, she meets a father, a brother, a lover, a mother, reminiscent of her past and through whom she’ll start to laugh, sleep, sing, love once again.

Let’s See How Fast This Baby Will Go

Pregnant and in labor, a teenager decides to buy a new car to take her to the hospital and finally take control of her own life. Based on a true story originally told on This American Life .


On her way home at night, a teenage girl encounters a man who wants her attention.

Nursery Rhymes

On the side of a rural highway, a bizarre encounter with a Metalhead takes a profound turn.

Pet Friendly

Alice and Paul's relationship is tested when their cat goes missing during their cross-country road trip.


The prim Maren conducts tours for mainly docile, elderly customers. One day, she finds her estranged, unpredictable brother occupying a seat on the bus before a trip to Bordeaux.

Yellow Line

A flight over the desert leads us to an intriguing encounter: a highway, splitting the landscape. In its center, a bright, dazzling yellow line.

film details

Running Time: 90 minutes

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