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'Heaven Knows What' Takes A Bleak Look At Heroin Addiction10:48

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The new movie "Heaven Knows What" centers around Harley, a young woman who's addicted both to heroin and her relationship with another addict, Ilya. It's based on the memoir of Arielle Holmes, who plays Harley in the film.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks to the filmmakers, Josh and Benny Safdie about the unusual approach they took to making this film.


This segment aired on May 27, 2015.

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