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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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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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50 Years! Of Love?
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directed by Steven Bartlo, fl. 2008 and Karin Slater, fl. 2008; produced by First Hand Films (Switzerland: First Hand Films, 2008), 52 mins,
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What is it like to be married for 50 years? Are there any secrets that can help make it work? The filmmakers are a couple who set out to take an honest look at marriage beyond the honeymoon and the "happily ever after" cliches. Only after completing their tour will they decide whether or not to take this giant s...
directed by Steven Bartlo, fl. 2008 and Karin Slater, fl. 2008; produced by First Hand Films (Switzerland: First Hand Films, 2008), 52 mins,
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Abu Ghraib: The Bad Barrel
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(2011),
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(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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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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After a Suicide
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written by Diane Conn; produced by Diane Conn (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 22 mins
When the filmmaker's mother committed suicide two weeks before her eighteenth birthday, she felt tremendous guilt and shame about the suicide. It was years before she could say out loud "My mother killed herself." She lived her life as if nothing had happened. But when she tried to commit suicide herself, she real...
written by Diane Conn; produced by Diane Conn (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 22 mins
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Aftermath: The Legacy of Suicide
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directed by Lisa Fitzgibbons, fl. 2001; produced by Jacques Ménard, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2001), 50 mins
This documentary looks at how children deal with a parent committing suicide. Meet 3 people who lost their fathers to suicide at an early age but learned the truth much later, after years of confusion, grief and guilt.
directed by Lisa Fitzgibbons, fl. 2001; produced by Jacques Ménard, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2001), 50 mins
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Aging in Soviet Georgia: A Toast to Sweet Old Age
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produced by Richard Breyer, fl. 2006-2014 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1988), 1 hour 5 mins
An in-depth look at the culture and experience of normal aging in the area of the world often called an "epicenter of longevity." The Georgian elderly enjoy a high status and productive involvement in their communities and families. They are valued for the experience and wisdom. This documentary is followed by a d...
produced by Richard Breyer, fl. 2006-2014 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1988), 1 hour 5 mins
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