A film in homage to Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky. It concentrates on his absence from the Soviet Union and what he left behind. There are episodes of his funeral and places he lived ... See full summary »
Six separate episodes: would-be suicides discuss their despair. A provincial dance hall. An investigative reporter posing as a husband-to-be. A young unwed mother. Girl-watching techniques of Italian men. A glimpse into prostitution.
Chloe is a woman on the verge of a breakdown. She stumbles into an empty hotel room at the 777 motel in downtown Los Angeles. It is the same hotel she first visited when she first came to City of Angels. She is shell-shocked from her tumultuous day and now here in her motel room, wants to drown out her feelings in a flood of pills and alcohol. She unloads all of her possessions from her suitcase onto her bed and falls asleep. Eventually the hotel unfolds a metaphysical time warp whereby Chloe is eventually visited by her previous 'self' 7 years younger and her future 'self' 7 years older. Written by