I see women who’ve lost their husbands and they’re all looking around for some baggy-assed man to share their life with. So I travel, I dance, I flirt, and I’m out there in everybody’s face.” “My arms are wrinkled and flabby. I’m disappointed that I cant see the person that I feel inside.I don’t feel 70 inside.” “I’m still that young girl, that teenager, that eight-year-old.The idea, the construct, that there’s something more intense….
I do want to experience love,” says Jan, whose first marriage didn’t turn out “like a movie” but who still wants to find her soulmate.
“You can open your heart up even more than before because your life isn’t so complicated.
“I’m trying to get the stories that aren’t told and the feelings that aren’t exposed. ” The “I” is Steven Loring, a 40-something-year-old fledgling filmmaker who is making his first full-length documentary film.
The “You” is a succession of seniors in the Rochester area whom Loring is contacting in the hope they will become subjects in his film.
It tells a story of ageless yearnings amid oxygen tanks and creaky joints.