Blowing out the Candles (2/13)

This is also part of this series: Family Secrets Series (13)

Inst. Price: $195
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Subjects: Addictions, Family Studies, Mental Health Issues, Substance Abuse

Grade Level: SrH-Adult
Producer: Makin' Movies
Closed Captioned: No
Running Time: 30 mins
Country of Origin: Canada
Study Guide: No

Copyright Date: 2003
Available in French: No

Birthdays are a time for celebration, but rather than celebrate with his family, a young man resorts to drugs, alcohol and sleep. His sister is increasingly concerned that her slacker brother will follow in the footsteps of their mother, who drank herself to death.

Awards: Gold Medal Houston Film Festival; Bronze Finalist Award 2003 Telly Awards