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In this heartwarmingly honest documentary, general machinist, Amanda Cosmo, shares the difficult journey that led her to becoming a woman in the trades. Being born to addicts, Amanda and her sister were raised in the foster care system before being adopted by a couple who dropped everything to take them in. Despite the caring parents, she still faced her own demons with struggles with addiction and finding her priorities, always searching for a sense of belonging. It took Amanda hitting rock bottom to realize who truly loves her and finally look forward, rather than back.