‘Maya Dardel’ starring Lena Olin (Orion Pictures)
The story of the final weeks leading to the ambiguous disappearance of Maya Dardel, an internationally respected poet and novelist, who lived until 2016 in the Santa Cruz Mountains of California.
Maya announces on National Public Radio that she intends to end her life and that young male writers may compete to become executor of her estate. Men drive up the mountain and are challenged intellectually, emotionally, erotically, until one of them begins to fathom Maya’s end game.
Directed and written by Zachary Cotler and Magdalena Zyzak
Maya Dardel stars Lena Olin, Rosanna Arquette, Nathan Keyes, and Jordan Gavaris