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Matrix New World Engineering Spotlighted in
Superstorm Sandy Documentary


Long Awaited Film About Devastating Hurricane’s Aftermath is Released

Florham Park, NJ — Matrix New World Engineering (Matrix) is celebrating the long-awaited release of the documentary, ‘Heart of the Shore,’ that details Matrix’s role in the heroic clean-up after Superstorm Sandy desecrated the Jersey Shore in 2012. Released in late October 2020, the film is now available to rent and own on DVD and North American digital HD internet, cable, and satellite platforms through Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios.

‘Heart of the Shore’ follows one year in the lives of people recovering from the devastation of Superstorm Sandy along the Jersey shore. This film, directed by the Emmy®-nominated Cliff Charles, is about coming back from great loss and picking up the pieces after any of life’s major storms. ‘Heart of the Shore’ is a riveting and true tale of people working tirelessly to regain a life that has almost been completely washed away.

Click here to see the official trailer of 'Heart of the Shore'.
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Written by Cliff Charles and co-directed by Cliff Charles and Ron Elliot, Heart of the Shore was produced by Cliff Charles, Cordelia Donovan, Ron Elliot, and Matrix New World Engineering Vice-President, Dennis Petrocelli. “When Dennis asked me to help create a documentary on Hurricane Sandy’s devastation, I didn’t know I would witness firsthand the real meaning of resilience and tenacity” said producer and co-director, Ron Elliot.
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