After a riding accident leaves him unable to rodeo, a young cowboy searches for a new purpose.
Director: Chloé Zhao
Cast includes: Brady Jandreau, Brady Blackburn, Lane Scott
104Mins / 2017 / USA
Based on a true story, The Rider stars breakout Brady Jandreau as a once rising star of the rodeo circuit warned that his competition days are over after a tragic riding accident.
Back home, Brady finds himself wondering what he has to live for when he can no longer do what gives him a sense of purpose: to ride and compete.
In an attempt to regain control of his fate, Brady undertakes a search for new identity and tries to redefine his idea of what it means to be a man in the heartland of America.
“Impressive, stylish drama” – The Observer