Chloe Zhao’s ‘The Rider’ Follows A Rodeo Rider On His Real-World Recovery – Sundance Studio

Chloé Zhao was one of Deadline’s Ones To Watch out of the Cannes Film Festival this year, where her sophomore feature, The Rider, premiered. Its journey since then has been remarkable, playing film festivals around the world, including a slot at Toronto, before its Sundance premiere this week. And Zhao stopped by Deadline’s Sundance Studio to share the just-as-remarkable journey her lead actor went on during and after the making of the film.
The Rider stars newcomer Brady…

Chloé Zhao was one of Deadline’s Ones To Watch out of the Cannes Film Festival this year, where her sophomore feature, The Rider, premiered. Its journey since then has been remarkable, playing film festivals around the world, including a slot at Toronto, before its Sundance premiere this week. And Zhao stopped by Deadline’s Sundance Studio to share the just-as-remarkable journey her lead actor went on during and after the making of the film. The Rider stars newcomer Brady…