Life or Death, Basically is a story about addictive love, codependency, and mental illness seen through the eyes of Maggie, a recently-graduated writer with borderline personality disorder. It deals with the awkward joy of new love, the pain of codependent relationships, and the difficulty of navigating life as a person whose perception of herself and others is never quite steady.
Life or Death, Basically was written + created by Kimberly Rolfs, directed by Alex Hughes, and photographed by Clara Hughes. It was edited by Jacob Nichols, cast by Talia Edelheit, and features music by Ella Gill, Sophia Vagnone, Dominic Marcus, Ethan Gustavson, and Steve Bonitatibus. The cast includes Kimberly Rolfs, Sam Stagg, Fern Cozine, Jacob Nichols, Olivia Blue, and Kyle Leibovitch.