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A 35-year-old single woman who lives in a city and has four idiosyncratic male friends? That may sound like a desperate pitch to re-imagine Sex and the City—but if you add manic-depression, perverts, gangsters, and Tokyo, you get something with a little more edge and a little less couture. Directed by Ryuichi Hiroki (Vibrator) and based on the novel by Haruhiko Arai, It’s Only Talk follows Yuko (Shinobu Terajima), a victim of mental illness who—in need of human connections—surrounds herself with men, from an impotent old college friend to a cousin who left his family for his mistress (who left him). When she’s not in the depths of depression and acting the recluse, Yuko’s telling her men tall tales. Give yourself lots to talk about when the film shows at 2 p.m. at the Freer Gallery of Art’s Meyer Auditorium, 12th St. & Jefferson Drive SW. Free. (202) 633-4880. (Kim Gooden)