Genre: Drama, Romance
Duration: 96 min.
High school athlete Cyd Loughlin lives alone with her depressive father in South Carolina, perpetually longing to get away from it all. When her aunt, famous novelist Miranda Ruth, agrees to host her for a few weeks during the summer, Cyd jumps at the opportunity. While there, she falls for a girl in the neighborhood, even as she and her aunt gently challenge each other in the realms of sex and spirit.
novelist, lgbt, sexual identity, summer vacation, coming of age, black man white woman relationship, murder of sister, passed out, atheism, 8 year old, metaphysics, female orgasm, sunburn, punched in the nose, 18 year old, book signing, laughter, folk music, hamburger, tuxedo, lesbian couple, knocking on a door, dead mother, hopscotch, grandmother grandson relationship ...
year 1968, year 1992
south carolina, chicago illinois