Thursday, March 29, 2012

Behind The Orange Curtain

There's a reason why they call it "OC".

Young and over-privileged teenagers are dying of drug overdoses in record numbers in Orange County, California. In particular, prosperous cities like Laguna Niguel, Laguna Beach and Newport Beach. Many of these tragic deaths are from prescription pain medications like OxyContin®. Is it easier to find drugs if you have money? Do "rich kids" have more temptation and easier access to these drugs?

Behind the Orange Curtain is a documentary that will delve into the staggering problem of teenage Rx drug abuse in one of the most affluent counties in the country. Here's the trailer -

Behind The Orange Curtain - Trailer from Lee Iovino on Vimeo.

1 comment:

  1. It is an occasionally derogatory, now and again lighthearted term that is utilized to describe Orange County's more conservative and suburban populace when contrasted with the more liberal and metropolitan populace of Los Angeles.