"The conceit [for Passion: A Letter in 16mm] was the closeted director's way of presenting a story about a relationship without ever having to reveal the gender of the person she's in love with, [and] the lover is definitely a woman."
-- Patricia Rozema
Mendenhall, Julia. I've Heard the Mermaids Singing. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2014. (p. 47)