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TRANSVISIONS

Transvisions

Features candid conversations with transgender people that challenge the stigma and misunderstandings surrounding transgender identities.
19-02-2014 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
All That Glisters

All That Glisters

As Clare moves from childhood she strives to create a personal way of dealing with her dad's illness of asbestosis. It is a stop-motion adoptation of a short story by Scottish author Anne Donovan....
18-02-2014 / 2 Favourites / 0 Comments
Maraquita

Maraquita

Maraquita spent 22 years of her life in Sunbury Asylum on a diagnosis that was found to be incorrect. The film explores her injustice as remembered by her son Tony.
18-02-2014 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
The Winner Loser

The Winner Loser

Daniel MacNee can't remember his own past. Since a devastating illness destroyed his memory function 22 years ago, Danny has created an extraordinary way of coping and navigating his way through life...
18-02-2014 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
You Bring Something Back

You Bring Something Back

Film produced by ITV Fixers to promote the awareness of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in female soldiers. It hopes to show that for some soldiers returning from active duty, everyday civilian...
18-02-2014 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Colour

Colour

Holly lives alone with her mother, Sam, who is agoraphobic with OCD. Holly and Sam have developed their own way of dealing with things, enabling them to cope but their routine collapses when Holly...
17-02-2014 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
The Write reason

The write reason

The WRITE reason is a documentary that explores the work of three published authors writing about their mental health experiences. The film shows how writing helps three ordinary, but very different...
25-11-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Psychosis

Psychosis

Short introduction to the symptoms of psychosis.  For supporting information see Community Links   
15-07-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Depression

Feeling down

This film about depression aimed at teenagers.  It explains the difference between feeling down and depression, describing the symptoms.  
15-07-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Never Too Late

Never Too Late

Rising rap star Amir Mohammadi, St Mungo's Academcy Young Carers' Group and and the Paltform crew explore in words and music the reality of being a young carer.  This films offers a hard hitting...
08-02-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments

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Award winners

GROWING-SPACE
Winner – Best Short Documentary (2012)
Animated documentary about a small charity which makes a huge impact on the lives of adults...
11-08-2014 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
Heroes and Villains
Winner – Animation Award (2011)
A Music Video devised & realized by homeless Londoners during workshops at The Connection at...
01-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
HOLD ON TO THE BELL NELLIE
Winner – Best Short Documentary (2011)
'Hang On The Bell Nellie' is a documentary about Nell McFadden who experienced depression after...
26-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
The Nurture Room
Winner – Best Long Documentary (2010)
Filmed over a period of one year, The Nurture Room accesses three schools (three of only five...
19-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Art Therapy
Winner – Drama (2010)
Art Therapy is the disturbing portrayal of a woman who, having been referred to a locked in-...
02-10-2012 / 2 Favourites / 0 Comments
Different Lives Same Damage
Winner – Best Short Documentary (2010)
People in Ayrshire who have Alcohol Related Brain Damage (ARBD) share their experiences. The...
19-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Twinkletoes
Winner – First Person Narrative (2010)
This film is part of the 'Stills Movie Project', which aims to teach people with learning...
02-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Shed Convention
Winner – Comedy Award (2009)
A humorous film about taking the time to reflect on life, and how the decisions we make can affect...
01-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
NIMBUS
Winner – Animation Award (2009)
Voiced by a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy group, 'Nimbus' explores the dark, and often isolated,...
02-10-2012 / 1 Favourites / 1 Comments
LIFTING THE LID - MEN WHO SURVIVE SEXUAL ABUSE AS CHILDREN
Winner – Documentary & Factual (2009)
This film focuses on men who have survived sexual abuse as children. Lifting the Lid, features...
19-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Floating Is Easy
Winner – Drama (2009)
Alison has devoted the last three years of her life to caring for her mother who has Alzheimer's....
02-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Irene
Winner – Jury Prize (2009)
Directed by Lindsay Goodall, Irene portrays the filmmaker’s 92-year-old grandmother suffering from...
19-09-2012 / 6 Favourites / 1 Comments
Aspergers Syndrome
Winner – Animation Award (2008)
Asperger's Syndrome is a light-hearted and touching take on how young people with Asperger's...
19-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 1 Comments
A Young Person's Guide to Stress and Emotional Management
Winner – Diversity (2007)
As part of Royston Stress Centre, the Youth Stress Centre offers an outreach service to 11–18 year...
01-10-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
Gartloch Hospital
Winner – Best Factual (2007)
A history of Gartloch Hospital up to its closure in 1996, after serving patients for 100 years....
28-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
Graeme Obree - Full Cycle
Winner – Jury Prize (2007)
Full Cycle is a formal account of Graeme Obree's struggle with depression, following a cycling...
18-09-2012 / 3 Favourites / 0 Comments

Highly commended

My Life 2
Highly Commended – Public Awareness (2011)
Following 'My Life', Peter McMahon's first production in 2008, Peter continues his journey to tell...
19-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
The Depression Of Detective Downs - On Depressions Edge
Highly Commended – Animation Award (2011)
The film shows how people can experience various obstacles when tackling depression, and trying to...
01-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Bringing The Outside In
Highly Commended – Best Short Documentary (2011)
An innovative way of tackling stigma and ignorance about the issues of mental health and race...
19-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
James Dean
Highly Commended – Drama Award (2011)
'James Dean' deals with the issue of transgender sexuality in a young teenage girl, and how she...
01-10-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
sanctuarywebedit20122
Highly Commended – Best Short Documentary (2010)
Sanctuary tells the stories of six asylum seekers and refugees living in Glasgow, and aims to...
19-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Posts
Highly Commended – Factual (2009)
The short film describes the feelings of young people as their housing estate is demolished, and...
02-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Like Me, Only Better
Highly Commended – Animation Award (2008)
'Like Me, Only Better' is a short animated film which covers issues for people suffering from...
19-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
Recovery - A Journey Of Hope
Highly Commended – Best Factual (2007)
The main aim of this film is to give hope to people with mental health difficulties, and to help...
02-10-2012 / 3 Favourites / 1 Comments
Stigma Dies
Highly Commended – Best Short (2007)
Stigma Dies is a short film which explores the condition of hearing voices, and examines methods...
02-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments