Vic, a hapless young Russian American, drives a handicapped transport in Milwaukee where he shares an apartment with his grandfather. Already late on a day when street protests break out, Vic reluctantly agrees to ferry his grandfather and a dozen elderly Russians to a funeral, but they’re distressed when he stops first in a predominantly African American neighborhood to pick up Tracy, a black woman with ALS. On the verge of being fired, Vic’s day goes from bad to worse.
Did you know?
Donald Sutherland was at one point considered for the role Vic's grandfather. But it eventually fell through as he didn't speak Russian and the filmmakers decided to cast unknown/local actors and non actors. Read More