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we need to be mindful of that and be more forgiving to ourselves and realize that these things are diseases and illnesses . I hope that we can ask for help if we feel that something like that is happening to us . Or we make sure that we have people close enough in our lives that they will notice if we ’ re going through these changes because a lot of the time when you are going through that yourself you can ’ t see it happening . So , I just hope people are more understanding and more forgiving of themselves and others . And be
more mindful of the fact that it is very prevalent and can happen to anybody .
Was making this film an emotionally draining process for you and the actors ? When you deal with subject matter like this and you ’ re trying to get performances , how difficult is it ? It was incredibly difficult . I was very lucky to have a casting director who got these brilliant actors together for me . They are actors who don ’ t usually do such tiny films . We shot it in 16 days , which

we need to be mindful of that and be more forgiving to ourselves and realize that these things are diseases and illnesses . I hope that we can ask for help if we feel that something like that is happening to us . Or we make sure that we have people close enough in our lives that they will notice if we ’ re going through these changes because a lot of the time when you are going through that yourself you can ’ t see it happening . So , I just hope people are more understanding and more forgiving of themselves and others . And be

more mindful of the fact that it is very prevalent and can happen to anybody .

Was making this film an emotionally draining process for you and the actors ? When you deal with subject matter like this and you ’ re trying to get performances , how difficult is it ? It was incredibly difficult . I was very lucky to have a casting director who got these brilliant actors together for me . They are actors who don ’ t usually do such tiny films . We shot it in 16 days , which

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