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Becalmed

Becalmed

Becalmed tells a collaborative story of illness, from the early, confusing, often heavily medicated and isolated beginnings, to the awkward and vulnerable feelings of being alone in company, to the...
01-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
The King and Queen of Wurttemberg

The King and Queen of Wurttemberg

A film about a woman dealing with the inheritance of her family's farm property. Working the land is in Isobel's family's blood. Now it's her turn to tackle the acres and make the land work for her....
01-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Windows

Windows

A series of micro-portraits, or windows, into the lives of five residents at an East London hostel.
01-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Shed Convention

Shed Convention

A humorous film about taking the time to reflect on life, and how the decisions we make can affect our happiness. Ed has a good job in health and safety, and the offer of a promotion, but...
01-10-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Proof That I Am Here

Proof That I Am Here

Conceived between the Young Person's Programme Coordinator at Moray Art Centre, the Young Person's Mental Health Social Worker at Moray Council, and a local filmmaker alongside seven local young...
28-09-2012 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments
Tomorrow

Tomorrow

One day in the life of an elderly lady who meditates on her everyday activities. Showing a woman's emotions at the end of her life, abstract and interesting thoughts on life are shared. The idea for...
28-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
Lamha-e-Fikria

Lamha-e-Fikria (Reflecting On A Time For Change)

A play developed by a group of women from a South Asian background, the film draws on experiences of culture, creativity and connections. Issues of stigma in communities, and barriers to appropriate...
28-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
ZOMBIE OR NOT ZOMBIE

Zombie Or Not Zombie

A partnership between Pilton Video and Places For People Scotland Care and Support team, service users living with mental illness and learning disabilities received training in filmmaking and were...
28-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 2 Comments
SHOOTING ZOMBIES

Shooting Zombies

'Shooting Zombies' documents the making of 'Zombie Or Not Zombie'. Mental Health and Learning Disabilities service users received training in all aspects of filmmaking, and were actors in their...
28-09-2012 / 0 Favourites / 0 Comments
EVOLVING MINDS

Evolving Minds

An exploration of alternatives to psychiatry, and the links between psychosis and spirituality. One woman undertakes a spiritual journey as a therapeutic approach to mental illness, meeting...
28-09-2012 / 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
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 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
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
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
Different Lives Same Damage
Winner – Best Short Documentary (2010)
People in Ayrshire who have Alcohol Related Brain Damage (ARBD) share their experiences. ...
19-09-2012 / 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 / 1 Favourites / 0 Comments

Highly commended

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
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
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