America ReFramed Season 5
  • Feature Film
  • 2017
  • 55 Mins

Set among the beautiful hills and hollers of Appalachia, Oceana, West Virginia looks like a rural paradise. But this community is under siege: a raging epidemic of prescription drug abuse is so deadly that residents have nicknamed the town “OXYANA.” A close-up look at people who live from one pill to the next, and a harrowing vision of today’s AnyTown, USA.

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Film Credits

  • Sean Dunne Directorthearchive-sean-dunne-85x85.jpg
  • Cass Greener Producer
  • Nadine Brown Producer

Critical Acclaim

Director Sean Dunne explores the role of the prescription drug problem....The result is a haunting glimpse at the American dream, collapsed.

Gregory E. Miller, New York Post