Hypochondriac (2022). Hypochondriac: Directed by Addison Heimann. With Zach Villa, Devon Graye, Madeline Zima, Yumarie Morales. A young potter's life devolves into chaos as he loses function of his body while being haunted by the physical manifestation of his childhood trauma.
“Hypochondriac is both a brilliant character study and a moving portrayal of the real life horrors of childhood trauma and mental health disorders.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eZach Villa is outstanding as Will, giving a raw, charismatic and gripping performance as he portrays the characteru0026#39;s battle with his past trauma and his weakening grasp on reality and his relationship with boyfriend Luke, played by Devon Graye.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eThe film masterfully plays in the horror genre to tackle real issues. As the film states it is based u0026quot;on a real breakdownu0026quot; of the the writer and director Addison Heimann.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eIt is intense and thought provoking, beautifully shot and edited, with some killer visual effects and creature design, and great performances by the rest of the cast.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eItu0026#39;s also quite hilarious, with perfectly paced moments of dark humor. The u0026quot;googleu0026quot; scene being particularly notable.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eSee it!”