If you're going to promote the movie, why wouldn't you promote your family member's heroic actions I don't understand that.
It's a very difficult situation. You don't want to cause problems between families, but I don't understand the thinking that someone should be highly elevated from someone else. What is to be gained
This story has to be told to honor the passengers and crew for what they did. But more than that, it raises awareness. Our ports aren't secure. Our airlines still aren't secure, and this is what happens when you're not secure. That's the message I want people to hear.
They even went so far as to ask what my mother had been wearing on the plane. They were very open and honest with us, and they made us a part of this whole project.