- Whit Stillman
- Carolyn Farina, Taylor Nichols, Isabel Gillies
Stillman traces the existential and erotic preppy angst of a group of debutantes and their escorts who congregate in after-parties to analyze novels, trash the titled aristocracy, and fret about their impending downward mobility. Shown in a new digital restoration.
Best Original Screenplay nomination (Academy Awards, 1991)
Best New Director (New York Film Critics Circle Awards, 1990)
Best First Feature (Independent Spirit Awards, 1991)