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Journeys To Employment

Journeys to Employment

A video for people who have experienced mental health issues and thinking about taking the fist steps into employment. It includes contributions from employers, careers advisors as well as people who...
10-01-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
COME RAIN OR SHINE

Come Rain or Shine

A group of adults describe their project to promote positive metal health. We see the group demonstrating the kinds activities they do daily, including video making.
10-01-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
CONTACT

Contact

Psychosis affects the way a person makes sense of the world. For sufferers it can be difficult to tell what is real and what is not. It can affext anybody but is most likely to occur for the first...
10-01-2013 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
PLAYTIME

Playtime

A group of adults reminisce about games they played when they were younger. The film highlights the importance of having fun.
10-01-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Ask us about friendship

Ask Us About Friendship

A short animation about bullying, in particular of people with learning disability or autism. The film was created, scripted, directed and produced by young people from The Children's Society's Fun...
07-01-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
The diseased Other

The Diseased Other

This film is about Alzheimer's disease, stigma and medical reductionism. The film explores scientific understandings of Alzheimer's disease as viewed from a philosophical and ethical perspective.
07-01-2013 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
BEAUTIFUL COLOUR

Beautiful Colour

In the corner of a communal studio, Ian Partridge finishes a painting he has been working on for several weeks, and as he starts a new picture - drawing, chatting, singing, painting and over-painting...
20-12-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
COME HOME

Come Home

Andrew was a soldier, after two tours of Helmand, Afghanistan, and a stint in a military prison, he is home. He can't talk about his problems or what he has done. Come Home raises awareness of the...
20-12-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
MISFIT

Misfit

Debbie is an independent woman, but the prejudice she faces due to her learning disability sometimes makes her life tough. This documentary gives a short insight into her world and experiences.
20-12-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
THE MIDDLE MEN

The Middle Men

It’s a well-worn story: the middle-aged man running on empty trades everything in for a second shot at life before it’s too late.  Set against these social stereotypes and the cult of youth, 'The...
19-12-2012 / 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