A landmark in independent and gay filmmaking, Lisa Cholodenko High Art is a superbly constructed erotic drameh/fhich charts th tempestuous romantic entanglements between three women. Forty-year-old photographer, Lucy (Ally Sheedy) and her German girlfriend Greta (Patricia Clarkson) are embroiled in a drug-fuelled. -affair. When Lucy's upstairs neighbour, the seemingly innocent 24-year-old blonde Syd (Radha Mitchell) enters their lives, their world changes forever. High Art paints a startlingly real picture of the nature of an all-consuming bond between women, and the effect the haze of drugs and scourge of infidelity can have on that connection. A cinematic triumph that transcends any simple 'lesbian' tag.