— Synopsis —

Living in a retirement home, Joe realizes that he doesn’t have long to live. Widowed for several years, he decides that the one thing he’d like to do before he dies is have sex. Considering it will be his last time, he sets his sights on Eunice the most popular woman in the home.

Rusty in the art of seduction, Joe turns to his best friend, Bernie, to help him woo Eunice; and together they devise a plan to make Joe the ultimate stud.

Joe ultimately wins over Eunice, but realizes that he wants something much more than sex - he wants love.  Will Joe realize the love he has with his altruistic friend or will it be too late?

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Shangri-La is an original narrative fiction film made in association with the Master of Fine Arts program at the American Film Institute Conservatory.

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