Francesca is a dedicated housewife, living a simple, yet dispassionate, life. She looks forward to a rare four days alone on her Iowa farm when her family heads to the 1965 State Fair. Francesca is taken aback by a handsome National Geographic photographer named Robert, who asks for directions. The two connect; starting an emotional four-day love affair that has repercussions long after it’s over. However, what happens in those four days may very well alter the course of Francesca’s life. Based on the bestselling novel by Robert James Waller and featuring a lush, Tony award-winning score, The Bridges of Madison County tells the tale of two people caught between duty and desire.