by Bernard and Simon Taylor
GENRE: Black comedy, mystery/romance
Strange things happen when an introverted Englishman is forced to let
out a room in the city apartment he shares with the ghosts of his past
and his future.
SYNOPSIS: Ross Miller, an
introverted and burned-out writer, ends a hollow relationship with a
married woman at the same time he rents a room in his city apartment to
an extravert out-of-towner named Rachel, a generation younger than
himself He is torn between
his attraction to her, his self-consciousness
and his fear of involvement.
Complicating the situation is the fact that he is haunted by the ghost
of his youth and the specter of a diminished old age. But when the
immovable objectivity of his introvert nature is challenged by the
irresistible force of the outgoing Rachel, something’s got to give.