kind of snuck up on me and stayed with me. i was prepared to feel dismissive towards this film, but the answers weren't easy and we saw the main character's painful experiences of schizophrenia. not an easy film by any means. a bit hollywoodized, but could have been much worse.
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white heterosexual Christian woman swoops in and has all the answers to fix broken queer lives was my first attitude about this film. and maybe the answers are too easy, too pat, but i became moved by her grief over the loss of her child and her regret that she didn't get to celebrate the grown up who became a performer, who was so much like her. i teared up at the end. this movie is about family - blood…