||Dimensions: Schizophrenia (2:53) -- The Light Bulb Thing: Bipolar Disorder (2:53) -- Fish on a Hook: Agoraphobia and Panic Attacks (2:55) -- Obsessively Compulsive: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (2:53) -- Becoming Invisible: Eating Disorders (3:46) -- Over and Over (and Over) Again: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (3:26) -- An Alien in the Playground: Asperger Syndrome (3:02) -- My Blood Is My Tears: Self-Harm (2:57)
||This multi-award-winning collection of 8 three- to six-minute micro-documentaries attempts to communicate the subjective experience of abnormal psychological states by blending edgy animation with narration by people who live each day with debilitating mental conditions. Impressionistic, abstract, and even surreal, these dark cinematic gems are designed to help eliminate misconceptions about mental illness by promoting viewer empathy.
|General note||Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 22, 2011.|
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|Interest age level
||Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
|Interest grade level
||9 & up.
|Technical details||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: 4 Learning (Firm), 2009.|
|Publisher number||43679 Films Media Group|