"For how long is the ex-partner of a friend untouchable? Lucia (Victoria Bertuccelli, To Fool A Thief) has been separated from Ricki, the father of her daughter Abi, for 4 years. She invites her best friend Ana (Elena Anaya The Skin I Live In, Room in Rome) to stay and care for the house and enjoy the summer by the pool while she takes a short trip to Uruguay with her new partner. Early the morning after Lucia leaves, Ricki, who has not seen Ana for almost 2 years, comes to collect his daughter. In a casual and unexpected encounter, Ana and Ricki discover an attraction"”or perhaps confirm one that may have always been there"”and a romance is ignited. Upon Lucia's return Ana avoids the inevitable admission as she battles guilt, lies and the fear of losing her friend." - Spanish Film Festival Australia. An honest and poignant commentary on friendship, I Thought it was a Party is also a film about the search for love, loneliness, fear, guilt, and the world of women.