June 21, 2002
Genre(s): Romantic Comedy, Drama
Frustrated by her lack of success in romance and determined to shake up her life, a New York copywriter, Jessica, responds to personals ad from another woman, Helen, who is looking for friendship and perhaps more. Though the two have completely different personalities, they quickly hit is off and become entangled in an ambiguous relationship, complicated by their sexual orientation and societal pressures. Though Jessica is revitalized by her relationship with Helen, she is uncertain about to share her feelings for Helen with her family and friends. Further, she is confused about the implications of this relationship with her identity and how to reconcile it with her dreams of marriage and a family.