A Donna Deitch gay-themed movie set out in a 1950s background. It follows the life of a Vivian Bell, an English professor in Columbia University, eager to finalize a divorce process.
She takes a trip to Nevada and establishes a residency there so as to benefit from their historically fast divorces. She bumps into Cay in one of women’s guest houses. A free-spirited sculptor who leads Vivian to uncover her-self and her deep desires.