When her estranged younger sister is located, a caring yoga instructor tries to reconnect with her. When she turns out to be employed as a sex worker and lives with her abusive boyfriend, the yoga instructor instinctively tries to protect her. How far will she be willing to go to save her only sister?
By turns touching and thrilling, this multi-layered drama traces the twists and turns in the life of May (Jessica Biel), a 30-something yoga instructor. When a private investigator locates her long-lost younger biological sister, Shiva (Zosia Mamet), May has a desperate desire to reconnect with her only sister. However, when she does make contact with Shiva, she learns that Shiva has been working as a sex worker. Her instinct is to protect her little sister and save her from her difficult circumstance.
May lives with her boyfriend (Edi Gathegi), another yoga instructor, and everyone’s chakras are outwardly balanced and in order. But upon meeting Shiva, May’s seemingly perfect world is suddenly turned inside out. May feels a strong instinctual desire to be the Shiva's saviour and consequently, her actions because conflict between her and Shiva's abusive boyfriend Cody (Joe Anderson). Will May succeed in realigning Shiva's life and reconnecting with her little sister?
Sign up and get access to some cool features. Create watchlists, check in at movies, rate them or even write whole reviews! You can also share literally everything on Moviebuff with your friends, enemies, frenemies, family, babysitter or pets. Is that enough incentive for you?