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Film HEALING VOICES World Premiere
April 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tickets can be purchased at http://www.bostoniff.org/portfolio-view/healing-voices/ and are about the price of an average movie ticket.
Saturday, April 16th, arrive at 11:00 for the 11:30am start at the Broadway Theatre – 26 West Street, Boston, MA.
BOSTON – “Healing Voices” – a new social action documentary about mental health – will have it’s World Premiere at the Boston International Film Festival on Saturday, April 16.
Written and Directed by PJ Moynihan of Digital Eyes Film, “Healing Voices” explores the experience commonly labeled as ‘psychosis’ through the stories of real-life individuals, and asks the question: What are we talking about when we talk about ‘mental illness’?
The film follows three subjects – Oryx, Jen, Dan – over nearly five years, and features interviews with notable international experts including: Robert Whitaker, Dr. Bruce Levine, Celia Brown, Will Hall, Dr. Marius Romme, and others, on the history of psychiatry and the rise of the ‘medical model’ of mental illness.