Where is “The Lost Daughter”?

On first impression, as a mystery, “The Lost Daughter” isn’t much of a mystery. A young girl, Elena, has lost her doll, and no one knows where it is, except Leda, who found the doll after finding Elena (who was lost at the beach) but hides the doll in her rented apartment while nursing it … Continue reading Where is “The Lost Daughter”?



Before the Europeans arrived, for over 10,000 years the Badlands were the home and hunting grounds to Native Americans: Lakota, Arikara, paleo. The native ways are gone. In Nomadland, Fem (the great Frances McDormand) and other descendants of those Europeans live fringe lives, pushed from industrial jobs, working seasonally in jobs that support the consumer … Continue reading Nomadland