INTERVIEW WITH ‘HELLO HERMAN’ DIRECTOR MICHELLE DANNER

“Hello Herman” director Michelle Danner (center) on the set.

Michelle Danner came across something unusual while auditioning pre-teens for roles in her new film “Hello Herman.”

The actors, most of whom were roughly 13 years of age, looked old enough to be either entering college – or about to graduate.

“Youth has gone so fast, it’s a mirror of how fast our society is,” Danner says. “I see it with my [own] kids.”

It’s one of many themes explored in “Hello Herman,” the film version of John Buffalo Mailer’s play about a school shooting.

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