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Source:  Realcreen

Netflix is readying the premiere of Academy Award nominee Elaine McMillion Sheldon’s feature documentary debut, “Recovery Boys.”

The film, which premiered at the 2018 Hot Docs Festival, provides an intimate look at the lives of four West Virginian men in the heart of America’s opioid epidemic as they attempt to reenter society following years of drug abuse.

Following rehab, they experience life’s trials and tribulations sober but struggle to find their place and purpose in society.

McMillion Sheldon was nominated for an Academy Award in 2018 in the Documentary Short Subject category for “Heroin(e).

“Recovery Boys” premieres on Netflix on June 29.

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