Asian-Americans. Addicts on the recovery path. LGBTQ members and allies. Families caring for those with autism. To fall in love again at an age when popular culture has inferred it’s too late.With For Izzy, I set out to tell a story about my own community, featuring fully realized, multi-dimensional characters who are not just mouthpieces for an agenda or a soapbox for social issues. To bring the audience into the world of these characters in a fresh way that isn’t normally seen in traditional narratives, I used documentary-style elements to craft the story.