Shooting Heroin Movie
"Shooting Heroin" tells a story about the ravages of the opioid epidemic in small-town America. A ragtag team of locals comes together to form the first volunteer drug task force to confront the epidemic head-on, doing whatever they deem necessary to protect their community – even if that means breaking the law. This will be the fourth feature film from Director Spencer Folmar, inspired by the devastation he's witnessed in his hometown in Central Pennsylvania.
One of the first films on the opioid epidemic.
Director's previous film released in 22 countries; on track to pay back investors within 1 year of release.
Fourth feature film from Director Spencer Folmar.
Team has produced 20+ films.
First look distribution deals with three distributors in Hollywood.
On average, 115 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose (CDC, 2017).
About 80% of people who use heroin first misused prescription opioids. (NIH, 2018)
The Midwest saw opioid overdoses increase 70% from July 2016 to September 2017 (NIH, 2018).