A mysterious man drugs Kris with a pill containing a special type of nematode, and proceeds to ruin her by stealing all her valuables. After this ordeal she is subjected to yet another mysterious man who removes the nematode from her body, and leaves her without any memory of what happened. Awaking to a life in utter chaos, Kris attempts to get back on her feet.
UPSTREAM COLOR is an overwhelmingly fascinating and beautiful film, which is every bit as disturbing as it is unforgettable.
SHANE CARRUTH is an American director, script writer and actor, who in 2004 gained critical acclaim and awards for his debut film PRIMER.