Tag Archives: depression

21ST ANNUAL RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS FILM FESTIVAL

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WORKMAN ARTS ANNOUNCES 2013 SCHEDULE 21ST ANNUAL RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS FILM FESTIVAL CHANGING PERSPECTIVES Cinematic Representations of Mental Illness and Addiction November 11 – 16, 2013 http://www.rendezvouswithmadness.com        http://www.twitter.com/RWMFilmFest        http://www.workmanarts.com Workman Arts is proud to present the 21st annual Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival (RWMFF) set for November 11 - 16. The six-day festival showcases over 20 programs of feature and ... Read More »

WILLIAM KURELEK’S THE MAZE Special Screenings Across North America

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WILLIAM KURELEK’S THE MAZE Special Screenings Across North America Kickstarter Campaign Launches http://www.themazemovie.com/ William Kurelek’s The Maze is a feature length film about the life and art of renowned Canadian artist, William Kurelek. The documentary explores his struggles with attempted suicide and a self-professed “spiritual crisis”. It is dramatically told through his paintings and his on-camera revelations. Their Excellencies the ... Read More »

WORKMAN ARTS SALUTES MENTAL HEALTH WEEK

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WORKMAN ARTS SALUTES MENTAL HEALTH WEEK May 5 – May 11 2013 www.workmanarts.com  A proud partner of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Workman Arts (WA) celebrates Mental Health Week, May 5 – 11, in producing a variety of events across Toronto to encourage people from all walks of life to learn, talk, reflect and engage with others on all ... Read More »

TVO and CAMH present Mental Health Matters Week

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TVO and CAMH present Mental Health Matters Week, an in-depth exploration of the state of mental health in society, May 6-12 For the second year in a row, TVO, in association with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), present Mental Health Matters May 6 to 12. TVO will utilize its full suite of digital resources including on air and online content, along with an ... Read More »

“Coming Apart” by Friends of Emmet

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It’s been a while since I posted a music video.  I came across an Irish band called Friends of Emmet and they have an amazing song and video called “Coming Apart”   Coming Apart is the title track from the band’s upcoming cd State Of Mind and is a tribute to Kevin Hines (HBO’s The Bridge), who attempted suicide at the ... Read More »

William Kurelek’s The Maze @ Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival

William Kurelek’s The Maze is a fascinating look into the life and mind of one of Canada’s most celebrated artists of the 20th century.  Kurelek painted The Maze in 1953 while being treated for clinical depression and schizophrenia in psychiatric hospitals in London, England.   The film includes footage of interviews with Kurelek, his family, psychiatrists and priest from a 1969 short film that Robert ... Read More »