R | | Adventure, Biography, Drama
A chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent personal tragedy.
Lisa Cholodenko was previously set to direct but dropped out.
I know only that I didn't need to reach with my bare hands anymore. That seeing the fish beneath the surface was enough. That it was everything. My life -like all lives- mysterious, irrevocable and sacred, so very close, so very present, so very ...
When Cheryl is undressing before her shower, you can see the abrasions on the front of her shoulders from her backpack. When she's drying off after the shower and looking in the mirror, they are gone.
There are photos of the real Cheryl Strayed on her actual walk shown during the credits.
$4,113,752 (USA) (30 January 2015)