Filmmaker Sam Mirpoorian created a short documentary about the resilience of the human spirit.  The film is called “Sonnie” and it’s about Deon “Sonnie” Casey.  He’s a single father trying to provide a better life for his son.  The documentary follows him as he finds strength and solace hoping that things will soon get better.

“Sonnie” will be streaming on NBCLX on December 22nd.  Click here for more info.