In a midwestern state, battered by both the opioid crisis and high incarceration rates, three mothers prepare to return from prison to their communities and families. As they struggle to mend relationships with their children after years of separation, their stories show how poverty, drugs, and incarceration are destroying family ties, and how women working together can help each other rebuild their lives.

Jennifer Redfearn

Jennifer Redfearn is an Oscar nominated director. SUN COME UP follows an island community losing their land to rising seas. It was nominated for an Oscar, screened in theaters across the U.S. and... more»

Tim Metzger

Tim Metzger is an Academy Award nominated producer and Emmy nominated cinematographer. Tim filmed and produced the 2011 Oscar nominee SUN COME UP, as well as the award-winning feature documentary... more»

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Photo by Red Antelope Films