After a Fall From Grace, This Man’s Only Goal Is to Spread Joy
As we go about our days, we encounter a lot of people who don’t make much of an impression on us. But Larry Woods, a shoeshine in Auckland, New Zealand, is insistent on making a positive mark on everyone he encounters. The locals call him “Mr. Sunshine” and he is doing his best to live up to his name by spreading joy—and free shoe shines. In this short film, he tells his story about going from being a millionaire to a shoeshine, and the moment that his life changed for the better.