Tag Archives: mental illness

A Plea for William Kurelek’s The Maze

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William Kurelek, one of the most notable Canadian artists, has inspired a film about his relationship with madness. And that film needs your help. The film is titled William Kurelek’s The Maze, emphasizing the painting which inspired director Robert M. Young, over 40 years ago, to track Kurelek down and make a film about him. Young’s mission was to tell ... Read More »

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 »

Desiraeda Dance Theatre Presents Wake of the Fallen

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Desiraeda Dance Theatre returns with a stunning new production Wake of the Fallen, a DanceWorks CoWorks Series Event, from March 27th to 30th, 2013 at the Winchester St. Theatre. Choreographed by Artistic Director Niki Wozniak, and with original music composed by Alex Coleman, this show explores the subject of addiction.  Based on personal interviews with recovered addicts, Wake of the ... Read More »