Based on the memoir "Beautiful Boy" by David Sheff and "Tweak" by his son, Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years.
Most people find themselves struggling against their inner demons at some point in their life. It’s the degree and depth of that fight that differs from one person to the next.
Filmmaker Angela Matemotja weaves together a story of individuals fighting to step out from behind their darkest fears in the dramatic feature film “Elevate.”
The premise follows an overweight elevator switchboard operator (Matemotja) struggling to achieve even one day of healthy eating. Her conflict is worsened by an abusive boss, trapped elevator occupants, and her fitness guru as they all find themselves caught...