Sundance Selects (via ComingSoon) has released two new clips for On the Road, the adaptation of the Jack Kerouac novel. Directed by Walter Salles, the film stars Garrett Hedlund, Sam Riley, Kristen Stewart,Amy Adams, Tom Sturridge, Alice Braga, Elizabeth Moss, Danny Morgan, Kirsten Dunst and Viggo Mortensen.
After the death of his father, Sal Paradise, an aspiring New York writer, meets Dean Moriarty, a wild and infectiously charismatic ex-con. They hit it off immediately. Determined to avoid the pitfalls of a narrow, prescribed life, Sal hits the road, joining Dean on what evolves into a life-changing physical and emotional odyssey. Thirsting for freedom, they discover the world, the ecstasy of experience, the connectedness of humanity and ultimately themselves.
On the Road will debut in Australia at the Sydney Film Festival in June, and is released on 4 October 2012 around the country from Icon.