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Personal Velocity: Three Portraits

Rating:R (for brief violence, some strong sexuality and language)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:January 1, 2002
Running time:85 minutes
Cast:Kyra Sedgwick, Parker Posey, Fairuza Balk, Ron Leibman, David Warshofsky
Director:Rebecca Miller
Producer:Gary Winick, Lemore Syvan, Alexis Alexanian
Writer:Rebecca Miller
Distributor:United Artists

Description: A tale of three women who have reached a turning point in their lives. Delia is a spirited, working-class woman from a small town in New York who leaves her abusive husband and sets out on a journey to reclaim the power she has lost. Greta is a sharp, spunky editor who is rotten "with ambition" despite her own intentions. To spite the hated infidel ways of her father, she has settled into a complacent relationship and is struggling (not too hard) with issues of fidelity to her kind but unexciting husband. Finally Paula, who ran away from home and got pregnant, is now in a relationship she doesn't want. She's a troubled young woman who takes off on a journey with a hitchhiker after a strange, fateful encounter on a New York street.

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