Co-Writer and Director Alex Lehmann talked with our Gadi Elkon about his feature, ACIDMAN.
Maggie (Dianna Agron) arrives at a small, run-down house in the middle of nowhere to find it defaced by big orange letters reading ACIDMAN and learns that this is the locals’ nickname for her reclusive father (Thomas Haden Church). After a decade apart, Maggie’s offhand explanation for her visit is that she just wanted to check in on him, but this doesn’t ring true considering how difficult he was to find. The two awkwardly want to get to know one another (Dad seems more comfortable talking through his dog Migo, or through Bobby, Maggie’s childhood sock puppet friend), but are at the same time scared about what increasing familiarity will bring.
Director Alex Lehmann and Gadi talked about the origins of the story, the fun Dallas ties, and so much more.
Interview with Director Alex Lehmann:
For more info, ACIDMAN.
In theaters & on demand March 31st. Pre-order now: