bitterbrush cowgirl magazine

Following its 2021 premiere at the Telluride Film Festival, the first trailer for the upcoming documentary Bitterbrush, directed by Chloe Zhao, has premiered online, providing an open portrayal of real, rural humanity.

Bitterbrush follows Hollyn Patterson and Colie Moline, range riders who are spending their last summer herding cattle in remote Idaho. Totally off the grid with only their dogs as companions, Hollyn and Colie brave inclement weather and perilous work conditions while pondering their futures. A portrait of friendship, life transitions, and the work of two skilled young women in the isolated and beautiful landscape of the American West, Bitterbrush is an intimate portrayal of a way of life rarely seen on film.