Jerry Garcia appears in this film.
Eric Saperston set out on the journey to find the answers and get various famous or influential people to share their wisdom. He was subsequently joined by 3 other travellers and together they interviewed around 200 people and shot more than 500 hours of film. The first interviewee was Jerry Garcia. Other interviewees include; Jimmy Carter, Bill Sessions, Ann Richards, Billy Crystal and Henry Winkler.
DVD bonus features include;
- Audio commentary with filmmakers Eric Saperston, Kathleen Kelly and Patrick Jones
- "The Journey: A Short" - a short film that gave birth to the feature
- Interview with director Eric Saperston
- Reflections from the Road: 12 vignettes made for Volkswagen about their experiences on the journey.