I'm Doing Well, How Are You?

Being told that everyone around us is “doing well” creates a misunderstanding in our minds that we are the only ones dealing with internal chaos. When we feel down among people who claim to be doing well, it exacerbates our distress. Contrarily, as we tell everyone that we are “doing well,” we begin to believe that our internal angst is wrong. So, we suppress feelings of sadness, anger, and anxiety. These feelings build up until they are expressed in the form of mistreatment of those around us. Through this film, I hope to allow people to unabashedly feel down and look at our interactions beyond the self-imposed masks.

  • Liam Porter
  • Liam Porter
  • Liam Porter
  • Caleb Kerkman
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Animation, Experimental, Amateur Film, Short Film, Student
  • Runtime:
    1 minute 11 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 28, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    50 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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  • Student Project:
    Yes - Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Director Biography - Liam Porter

My name is Liam Porter, and I am from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I am 18 years old and am attending Minneapolis College of Art and Design. I plan on majoring in animation with the goal of becoming a full-time animator.

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