Film Documents Teens Struggling with Prescription Drug Addiction

Aug 14, 2014


a still from the movie

The Hungry Heart is a new documentary about treating prescription drug abuse in teens. The film looks intimately at the many challenges people face in recovering, and one doctor’s quest to help young Vermonter's struggling with addiction. Sean Corcoran interviews director Bess O’Brien on The Point. Here is some information about upcoming screenings of the film: Wednesday August 27th at 7:30PM  Wellfleet Library.
Sunday Oct. 12th 4pm Martha's Vineyard Film Society, Vineyard HavenWoods Hole Screening Coming this fall in collaboration with Woods Hole Film Festival --Date TBAFor more information about the film go to