Four female directors look at love in this film composed of six segments. "Love from the Marketplace" centers on food and how it relates to love. "The Black Cat in the Black Mouse Socks," written by and starring singer Joni Mitchell, is a mood piece coordinated with its musical
accompaniment. "Julia" is the story of a renewed affair that had backfired earlier. "Love on Your Birthday" has a wife giving her husband for his birthday an evening with her best friend, and getting jealous as a result. "Por Vida" centers on a WW II GI returning home to his old girl friend.
"Parting," directed by Liv Ullmann, is the touching story of an old man's affection for his paralyzed...