Javier Bardem’s character, Uxbal, is dealing with several issues – terminal cancer, a past full of bad decisions, immense guilt and – an ex-wife, Marambra.
Now, you’d think that an ex-wife is the least of his troubles, but in this case, she is a woman who suffers from bipolar disorder, which also leads to some bad choices on her part like alcoholism, promiscuity, and obviously, bad parenting.
If I suffer from migraines, my actions may come as a result of that.”“Try to know that when we're in a dark place, when we're distant, we're not pushing you away because we don't love you,” says Hannah.
“We’re distancing ourselves because we’re having trouble trying to understand what's going on inside our heads.”At the same time, it’s important to know that when you’re dating someone who doesn't have a mental illness that they may never understand fully what you’re going through.
Most of us have ups and downs in life, and while we feel all gung-ho on some days, some others may have us feeling lower than usual.