Archives / 2013 January Screenwriters Lab

Prodigal Summer

Director: Nicole Kassell

Description

Prodigal Summer, based on the best selling novel by Barbara Kingsolver, weaves together three utterly unexpected love stories through the course of one summer in southern Appalachia. In this extravagant ode to the natural orders of biology and the human spirit, the forces of life, death and procreation connect every life that inhabits the lush landscape.

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