Crux is a documentary about the life of Harvey Wright. After nearly losing himself, due to drugs, alcohol and mental health struggles Harvey seeks to find healing in his life through the outlet of rock climbing.
While pursuing life as a DJ, Harvey fell into a downward spiral with drugs and alcohol. After some serious close calls with life he had hit rock bottom. The loss came with a fresh start, and it was rock climbing. Harvey learned to climb and found a new purpose and passion. Through climbing, Harvey has been able to regain his mental health and begin to heal from the years of self-destruction that had followed him for so long. Now Harvey climbs regularly and also uses music as an outlet as the lead singer in his band Ponytails. He gives credit to the mental health benefits of climbing and music for his health today.
Follow Harvey, Casey & Zac as they film this fantastic and touching story!
Crux was the recipient of the Arc’teryx Adventure Film Grant and will be premiered at the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival in 2021.