Recovery Boys [MaineHealth/Points North Institute Impact Tour]

Maine is one of the states hardest hit by the nation’s ongoing opioid crisis, but people across Maine are working on the frontlines of this epidemic, saving lives, raising awareness, and developing new solutions.

Points North Institute and MaineHealth are partnering to organize a statewide tour of Oscar-nominated director Elaine McMillion Sheldon’s RECOVERY BOYS. Each free screening will be followed by a community forum featuring individuals in recovery, treatment providers, employers and local agencies.

About the Film

In the heart of America’s opioid epidemic, four men attempt to reinvent their lives and mend broken relationships after years of drug abuse. Recovery Boys, from Academy Award nominated director Elaine McMillion Sheldon, is an intimate look at the strength, brotherhood, and courage that it takes to overcome addiction, laying bare the internal conflict of recovery.

Directed by Elaine McMillion Sheldon 89 minutes

This is a single night event and free to the public as part of a statewide impact tour with Maine Health and the Points North Institute.



Show Times

  • Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 5:30pm
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This is a free event

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