Recovering alcoholic Melanie has been sober for many years and is in a happy marriage with her husband Frank in Toronto. When she receives a terminal diagnosis from her doctor, she leaves Frank and heads to Los Angeles for a bender.
While there, she meets a tintype photographer and poses for him at his downtown studio. The two have an affair, but she eventually goes back to her husband in Toronto. Now sober, Melanie, along with Frank, stage a surprise art show for their friends with the photos Melanie posed for in L.A. The exhibition ignites passionate and disparate discussions amongst them, none of whom realize Melanie is the subject of this intimate and provocative work.
Toronto: March 6 – 12 at Imagine Carlton Cinemas
Vancouver: March 6 – 12 at Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas