Monthly Archives: December 2014

We’re still meeting with police and the city manager to find

In a director’s statement for the film’s production notes, Scafaria acknowledged her script’s strong autobiographical elements, from her own father’s death to her own mother’s relocation from Jersey to LA. “I wanted to be honest about it how lonely it was, how mean I could be, how annoying she could be, but also how generous and giving,” Scafaria wrote. She allows for only so much in the way of real pain or unresolved feelings, .