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0,9 Ampere
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directed by Giotto Barbieri, 1971-; produced by Giotto Barbieri, 1971-, Mimma Gini, fl. 2009 and Annalisa Roggieri, fl. 2009, Luminous Range Films (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 2009), 55 mins

Electroshock, cure or torture?
- The history of a medical treatment
- A quick sharp shock inside the complex labyrinth of depression.

ECT (Electro Convulsive Therapy), also known as "electroshock", is still used today and is probably one of the most controversial therapies.

Electroshock was invented by an...

directed by Giotto Barbieri, 1971-; produced by Giotto Barbieri, 1971-, Mimma Gini, fl. 2009 and Annalisa Roggieri, fl. 2009, Luminous Range Films (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 2009), 55 mins
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12 Days
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(Icarus Films, 2018), 1 hour 26 mins

Every year in France, 92,000 people are placed under psychiatric care without their consent. 12 DAYS focuses on those who have been involuntarily remanded to a mental hospital, and more specifically documents the hearings that, according to a 2013 law, are required to take place 12 days after each patient has been...

(Icarus Films, 2018), 1 hour 26 mins
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40 Minutes, Why Blame the Mother?
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directed by Marilyn Gaunt, fl. 1994-2008; produced by Ruth Pitt, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 40 Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 40 mins
This documentary explores family relationships and conflicts.
directed by Marilyn Gaunt, fl. 1994-2008; produced by Ruth Pitt, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 40 Minutes (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 40 mins
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Able to Laugh
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directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
Enter the world of disability as interpreted by six professional comics -- who happen to be disabled. This video is about the awkward ways disabled and able-bodied people sometimes relate to each other, and about how humor can remove the barriers of fear, guilt, vulnerability and misunderstanding. An unusually eff...
directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
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Able to Laugh
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directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
ABLE TO LAUGH By Michael J. Dougan. Enter the world of disability as interpreted by six professional comics —— who happen to be disabled. This video is about the awkward ways disabled and able-bodied people sometimes relate to each other, and about how humor can remove the barriers of fear, guilt, vulnerabili...
directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
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Abu Ghraib: The Bad Barrel
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(2011),
Source: www.youtube.com
(Caution contains images of violence). The power of systemic and situational forces at the Abu Ghraib prison, a "bad barrel", corrupted the behavior of good soldiers and led to prisoner abuses and torture.
(2011),
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Act of Murder
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directed by Shirley Horrocks, fl. 1984; produced by Shirley Horrocks, fl. 1984 (Auckland, Auckland Region: Point of View Productions, 1993), 49 mins
A documentary about Miranda Harcourt taking the play Verbatim (written by Miranda Harcourt and William Brandt) to New Zealand prison audiences. The play consists of verbatim accounts of violent crime, knitted together as a searing six-character monologue. All the characters were performed by Miranda herself. Scre...
directed by Shirley Horrocks, fl. 1984; produced by Shirley Horrocks, fl. 1984 (Auckland, Auckland Region: Point of View Productions, 1993), 49 mins
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The Addicted Society
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directed by Patrizia Marani, fl. 2007; produced by Patrizia Marani, fl. 2007, Anthropos Films (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2007), 53 mins
In today's society drugs, both legal and illegal, kill nearly 7 million people every year. Ours is a society of pleasure, which we pursue by any means and this makes for a complex life, obsessed with buying, using and discarding objects as well as relationships. All traditional recipes for happiness seem to have g...
directed by Patrizia Marani, fl. 2007; produced by Patrizia Marani, fl. 2007, Anthropos Films (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2007), 53 mins
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Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia, Family Victim
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directed by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016; produced by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, Elemental Productions; interview by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 38 mins
Family Victim explores how families manage a troubled and troublesome member. Estu Wardhani is a young Javanese man and has struggled for most of his life to achieve a sense of competency and inclusion in his familial and social world. The second youngest of eight children born to an upper-class family living in...
directed by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016; produced by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, Elemental Productions; interview by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 38 mins
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Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia, Shadows & Illuminations
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directed by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016; produced by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, Elemental Productions; interview by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 35 mins
Shadows & Illuminations follows an older Balinese man, Nyoman Kereta, as he struggles with the intrusion of spirits into his consciousness. Kereta says he has been living in two worlds, the world of his family and community and the world of the spirits, for the past 40 years. His experiences skirt the borders of...
directed by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016; produced by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, Elemental Productions; interview by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 35 mins
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