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Mohammad Gorjestani is an Iranian-American filmmaker. His films have screened at festivals worldwide, and have been featured by publications such as VICE and The Guardian. He was named to Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film in 2014, and is a 2x recipient of the San Francisco Film Society’s KRF Filmmaking Grant for his feature in development.
How does the film change your perspective on what addiction can look like? When nothing outwardly seems wrong, how can we check-in with friends and family to make sure they’re coping and have someone to confide in?