When Hope Breaks Through

  • Year 2023
  • Country Canada/USA
  • Runtime 89 min
  • Director Matthew Wagner
  • Notes Filmmaker in Attendance, Michigan Premiere, Family Friendly, Staff Pick, Making Waves Recipient
  • Topics

Film Synopsis

Disabled paddleboarder Mike Shoreman attempts to become the first person with disabilities to paddle across all five great lakes. In doing so he raises money and awareness for the mental health crisis.


  • Filmmakers in attendance
  • Subjects in attendance
  • Contains adult language