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American Nomads Short Film

Special | 16m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

As the cost of living rises across the United States, so too is the number of people who dwell in their vehicles. Some travel looking for work and to fulfill their American Dream. Others are simply happy to make a home for themselves in their vans, buses and campers. Meet these American Nomads, each having made their homes in their vehicles while living their best life on the road.

Aired: 01/11/21

Expires: 01/11/23

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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