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Like Me, Only Better

Like Me, Only Better

'Like Me, Only Better' is a short animated film which covers issues for people suffering from Obsessive Compulsive Disorders. The value of this film stems from its exploration of the inner and outer...
19-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
Different Lives Same Damage

ARBD: Different Lives, Same Damage

People in Ayrshire who have Alcohol Related Brain Damage (ARBD) share their experiences. The individuals explore their feelings about how Alcohol Related Brain Damage has affected their lives,...
19-09-2012 / / 0 Comments
LIFTING THE LID - MEN WHO SURVIVE SEXUAL ABUSE AS CHILDREN

Lifting The Lid: Men Who Survive Sexual Abuse As Children

This film focuses on men who have survived sexual abuse as children. Lifting the Lid, features Ronnie, Alec and Andy talking candidly about their experiences. The making of this film was motivated by...
19-09-2012 / / 0 Comments
The Nurture Room

The Nurture Room

Filmed over a period of one year, The Nurture Room accesses three schools (three of only five schools in the whole of the UK that agreed to participate in the film), and follows a handful of children...
19-09-2012 / / 0 Comments
Beyond Prejudice

Beyond Prejudice

"See the person, not the problem"... This quote from the film-makers summarises the contribution of 'Beyond Prejudice' to our understanding of mental health issues for black and minority ethnic...
19-09-2012 / / 0 Comments
Reflections On Recovery

Reflections On Recovery

'Reflections On Recovery' explores in-depth the full experience of recovery through interviews with four service users who identify what recovery means to them. This film highlights the experiences...
19-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
Aspergers Syndrome

Asperger's Syndrome

Asperger's Syndrome is a light-hearted and touching take on how young people with Asperger's Syndrome experience life. Biomation is an animation project based at York Hospital NHS Trust working with...
19-09-2012 / / 1 Comments
Submerged

Submerged

A short documentary providing an experiential insight into life with borderline personality disorder using voices, stop motion animation and other techniques to convey real life experiences. Part of...
19-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 1 Comments
Keeping the Beat - Our Journey Through Rhythm

Keep The Beat – Our Journey Through Rhythm

This film tracks the development of the Buddy Beat, a social inclusion project conceived by Renfrewshire Lead Occupational Therapist, based in Paisley's Dykebar Hospital. A series of workshops using...
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Messin' With Our Heads

Messin' With Our Heads

One in 10 young people in the UK is diagnosed with a serious mental health problem, 80,000 children and young people suffer from serious depression, and two young people kill themselves every day....
19-09-2012 / 1 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
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
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 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 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 / 3 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 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 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
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 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 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 / / 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 / / 1 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
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 / 2 Favourites / 2 Comments

Highly commended

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
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 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 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
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 Comments
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Highly Commended – Factual (2009)
The short film describes the feelings of young people as their housing estate is demolished, and...
02-10-2012 / / 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 Comments