cache girl saves the world
The novel tells the story of Ta’li, a young runaway whose Cherokee ancestors died on the Trail of Tears. Searching for peace for herself and the world, Ta’li finds herself in the swamps of Southern Illinois’ Cache River, where, with the help of the Swamp Asp and the legendary Big Muddy Monster, she embarks on a daring quest to bring her vision of empathy, empowerment, unity, social justice and ecological wisdom to a humanity seemingly bent on self-destruction.
Shot predominately on location in Southern Illinois by principal photographer Sarah Dalby, Cache Girl Saves the World features stunning photographsboth abstract and concreteof the area’s natural beauty, and of Grammy Award-winning musician Thirza Defoe, who stars as Ta’li.
|Running Time||115 mins|