My friend Eli Saslow wrote this story about a young victim of a mass shooting in Oregon. Like with Eli's story about the Barden Family I wanted to make a story that was a character driven portrait - and not directly about the issue. Although of course I would hope that the issue would be the main thing people talked about after watching the movie.
I asked Brie Larson to play the lead role but wasn't able to find a producer who wanted to make the film.
Read it at The Washington Post