A secretly bisexual Brooklynite from a traditional Persian family struggles with her identity and the disintegration of her relationship with her girlfriend.
When a beautiful, college bound girl, disturbingly preoccupied with the threat of nuclear destruction, falls in love with a handsome ex-convict who is rumoured to have murdered the father of his high school sweetheart many years ago, the pair embark on a tempestuous affair.
Hal Hartley’s first feature film is a warm hearted yet deadpan satire about idealistic young love, capitalist moralising and the need for passion and creation in everyday life.
Hiding from an unknown past, suicidal Japanese loner Kenji seems destined for a premature rendezvous with oblivion when he meets Noi, a beautiful Thai party girl. Despite speaking different languages and barely able to communicate, Noi begins to seduce Kenji back into the chaos of life.