Neddy Merrill has been away for most of the Summer. He reappears at a friend's pool. As they talk, someone notices that there are pools spanning the entire valley. He decided to jog from pool to pool to swim across the whole valley. As he stops in each pool his interactions tell his life story.
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
When you talk about "The Swimmer" will you talk about yourself?
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Did You Know?
Lyricist Charles Burr wrote lyrics to the main theme, titling the song "Send For Me In Summer". No vocal version was ever recorded and the lyrics were never made public, although the instrumental theme has also become known by that title. See more
At the Biswangers, a man climbs to the top of the cover over the pool and falls in, yet is not in the pool in the next shot where Ned is looking in the direction of the pool. See more
Where have you been keeping yourself?
Oh, here and there. Here and there.
Referenced in Ulysse & Mona