How-to-make-an-american-quilt (1995)

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A female graduate student pays a visit to her grandmother's mansion in California hoping for peace and quiet to work on her thesis on the rituals of women's handiwork in tribal cultures. The members of the local quilting bee meet in the house, and their stories and recollections are interwoven with hers, as she tries to decide whether to marry her boyfriend.

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