There are moments that have the potential to change a life's course. A handsome man on the subway looks at you from above his book. A woman at the table next to you asks to borrow your salt and pepper. There's a look, a flicker of attraction. You ask for her name, you ask him if he'd like to meet tomorrow for some ice cream. Or you don't. You think about what could have been. Was this The One?
Once found on the back pages of local papers, Missed Connections is a forum on Craigslist where those who regret their timidity make appeals to the Ones Who Got Away. The documentary short MISSED CONNECTIONS peers inside these popular online messages-in-a-bottle asking whether love lost can be found again.