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Conversation with Filmmaker Holly Hardman (Part 1 of 2)

Updated: Mar 22, 2023

“As Prescribed” is a highly anticipated, upcoming film about the benzo crises which documents personal accounts, legislative efforts, and a mountain of evidence. Listen as filmmaker Holly Hardman shares her experiences making this film.

In today’s episode, we have part one of the insightful interview with Holly Hardman where she tells her personal benzo story and shares a few of her experiences as a filmmaker. We also have a comment about using an Ace bandage to relieve anxiety, a question about the fear of lying, and we provide a welcome to any newcomers to the podcast.

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This episode is part of a 2-part series. Listen to Part 2 here:

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00:57 Introduction 10:05 Mailbag 17:49 Feature 48:41 Moment of Peace



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FEATURE: Conversation with Holly Hardman (Part 1 of 2)


The Podcast

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