During the interviews with former adult film stars, Christopher Mallick heard heartbreaking stories about broken relationships. Each person had experienced disappointment that friends equated the work with personal character. After leaving the industry, some of those friendships were restored. Christopher Mallick wanted each person to share experiences that would help others to know that relationships will be restored. Finding new work is challenging, but being accepted by others proved to be more difficult than most had imagined. Current adult film stars are finding some answers for their own struggles as they watch the film. As each departs the industry, maybe the journey will be easier.
A new documentary titled “After Porn Ends” reveals the struggles of adult film stars during and after their adult film careers. Chris Mallick wanted people to know about the remarkable comebacks that are made by these brave individuals. Some adult film stars fight against substance abuse and emotional scars throughout their careers. As they leave the adult film industry, the challenges seem to grow. Family and friends wonder about their decision to participate in adult films. Relationships are restored as the former porn star embraces a new career in some other industry. Christopher Mallick hopes that the documentary will enlighten those who are on the outside the industry.
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