May 5 NYC Mental Health Film Festival Details Released

Community Access & NYAPRS present

the 9th Annual NYC Mental Health Film Festival

Sunday May 5, 2013

11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

St. Francis College

180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Tickets ($7 in advance; $10 at door)

Movies include:

  • Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of a Manic Depressive

In this Emmy Award winning documentary, British actor/writer/broadcaster Stephen Fry explores the remarkable highs and lows of manic depression: his own experience of the condition and through candid conversations with others affected by it (including the actors Carrie Fisher and Richard Dreyfuss).

  • RethinkBPD:

The story of Amanda Wang, a boxer living with Borderline Personality Disorder.

  • Three Voices:

Three young adults with mental health symptoms coming into their own and taking charge of their lives.

  • Heart and Soul:

A documentary of stories of recovery produced by the Rockland Independent Living Center,

featuring Ted (the Golden Voice)Williams.

Also enjoy a Q & A with filmmakers, audience discussions, and a free lunch!

For more info or to purchase tickets call Carla at (212) 780-1400, ext. 7726

or visit http://nycmentalhealthfilmfestival.com