Justine Bateman has been active in film and television for more than 30 years, getting her start as Mallory on Family Ties and appearing in Desperate Housewives, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures Of Superman, and alongside her brother on Arrested Development. After all that acting experience, she’s getting behind the camera. Her directorial debut, Five Minutes, a short film, premiered at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. In the video above, Bateman talks about making the jump to directing.

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