Sundance: Why Was Bobby Kennedy's Daughter Hitchhiking?
A version of this story first appeared in the Jan. 31 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.
Sundance vets know how difficult it is to find a cab in Park City. Which is why -- the availability of Uber notwithstanding -- it may have been no surprise for bystanders to see filmmaker Rory Kennedy, daughter of Bobby, attempting to hitchhike on Main Street around midnight on Jan. 18.
She had just left a dinner attended by the likes of Cheryl Hines and Natasha Bedingfield to celebrate her documentary Last Days in Vietnam, which premiered the prior evening.