Straight Talk: Alcohol and Drugs DVD features frank testimonials of 19 teenagers ranging in age from 13 to 22 with significant chemical dependency issues. They discuss their most personal issues candidly. These personal topics include substance abuse, physical and sexual abuse, suicide attempts, violent behavior, depression, and abusive relationships.
Includes a cross-section of teens from gang members to straight-A students. Interview subjects speak so directly and their stories are so powerful that teen viewers find them difficult to discount.
DVD, 90 minutes, closed captioned, SDH subtitles, 1993, reformatted to DVD in 2007.
Awards: CINE Golden Eagle, CINDY, Columbus and New York Internationals.
|Subject||Health, Social Skills|
|Running Time||90 minutes|