Gas Food Lodging

Gas Food Lodging

Directed by Allison Anders • 1992 • United States
Starring Fairuza Balk, Ione Skye, Brooke Adams

Allison Anders’ acclaimed solo directorial debut follows Nora (Brooke Adams), a waitress at a New Mexico truck stop, as she tries to maintain her optimism while dealing with the ups and downs of love and the challenges raising two teenage daughters (Fairuza Balk and Ione Skye) alone. Featuring a score by Dinosaur Jr.’s J. Mascis (who also makes a cameo appearance), GAS FOOD LODGING is a bittersweet, emotionally honest coming-of-age saga that’s uniquely attuned to the relationships between sisters, mothers, and daughters.

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Gas Food Lodging
  • Gas Food Lodging

    Directed by Allison Anders • 1992 • United States
    Starring Fairuza Balk, Ione Skye, Brooke Adams

    Allison Anders’ acclaimed solo directorial debut follows Nora (Brooke Adams), a waitress at a New Mexico truck stop, as she tries to maintain her optimism while dealing with the ups and downs of love...

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  • Allison Anders Introduction

    In this 2020 interview, Allison Anders discusses her fiercely independent, deeply personal approach to filmmaking.