It's 1933, and eight young women are friends and members of the upper- class group at a private girl's school, about to graduate and start their own lives. The film documents the years between their graduation and the beginning of the World War in Europe, and shows, in a serialized style, their romances and marriages, their searches for careers or meaning in their lives, their highs and their lows. Written by
Gary Dickerson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The college scenes were shot at Connecticut College for Women in New London Connecticut. While the movie appears to be about Vassar the author went to CC, and the book reflects events that actually happened there. See more
In one shot the Pan Am building is clearly visible in the background even though it was not yet built in 1933. See more
There was another game that Kay insisted on playing: the Truth Game. Everyone was to make a list of their friends, in order of preference, and then compare the lists. What Kay never stopped to think about was that somebody always had to be at the bottom of every list. And when that somebody cried, Kay was honestly surprised.