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Heroin's Grip

Stories from the front lines of the opioid epidemic.

Overview

Genre
Contemporary Issues, Current Affairs, Human Interest, Social Issues, and Society
Synopsis

Heroin’s Grip is a documentary feature that tells the story about the heroin and opioid epidemic from the viewpoint of those on the front lines of this national crisis. The film features four families whose lives have been impacted and forever changed by addiction, and includes stories from those currently using, people in recovery, as well as perspectives from law enforcement, health care workers, judges, prosecutors, and others who deal with people in this crisis every day. Ultimately, the film gives hope for the user and for the families who’ve been impacted. If you want a better understanding of addiction and its consequences, watch this film.

Stage
finished
Running time
67 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
ConjoStudios, LLC
Country
United States
Years of Production
2016-2018
Locations
Frederick, Maryland

Distribution Details

Release year
2018
Awards
TIVA-DC Peer Gold Award
Language
English

Photos

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