A comedy-drama about a Black American female philosophy professor and her insensitive, philandering, and flamboyant artist husband who are having a marital crisis. When the wife goes off on an almost unbelievable journey to find "ecstasy", her husband is forced to see her in a different light. Written by
Leslye Allen (L. J. Allen-2)
Did You Know?
The film never received distribution outside of festival screenings in director Kathleen Collins
's lifetime. It was only decades after she died, that her daughter, who had inherited the negatives of the film, approached Milestone Films, and asked them to help restore and release the film. See more
References The Scar of Shame