On the heels of the 2016 presidential election, American ultrarunner Rickey Gates set off on foot across the U.S. to see a lot more of the country during a interval of rigorous political turmoil and deep divides. From Dean Leslie and Wandering Fever, TransAmericana follows Gates on a 5-month and practically three,700-mile trip from South Carolina to San Francisco. What begins as a journey in research of a link with his country ultimately gets a tale of identity, as Gates finds clarity and that means in his have daily life. Read through the book or watch the entire film here.