Kiel Johnson plans to travel outside of the country for 12 weeks, and wants to sublease her apartment. She's narrowed it down to Amanda--a freelance musician; Steven & James--a gay couple; and Kris--a graduate student. As she conducts interviews with them, we witness each character display a skewed version of themselves. The old adage, "You don't really know someone until you live with them," rings true when watching these characters and their roommates in action.