About the Documentary
Recovery Boys follows four residents (Jeff, Rush, Adam, and Ryan) during their time at Jacob's Ladder and shortly after completing the program. The documentary shows the reality of the addiction epidemic from a personal perspective - highlighting the residents' individual struggles and the struggles of their loved ones.
It is beautifully shot, edited, and produced by West Virginia natives Elaine McMillion Sheldon and Kerrin James Sheldon.
You can view the entire documentary on Netflix, here: netflix.com/recoveryboys
Why Host a Screening?
Film is an effective tool to bring people together, raise awareness and have conversations that lead to change. Recovery Boys is available for educational and nonprofit distribution in your community. Free public screenings can give your community an opportunity to gather and discuss solutions around the opioid crisis and addiction. Whether you’re an individual, or represent a recovery center, a church or a first responder unit, you can follow this link to easily plan a screening and discussion in your area: http://recoveryboysthefilm.com/host/