Normal/Madness: a young woman's journey of understanding schizophrenia

Fiona Geddes is a Scottish actor and playwright. This spring she will be taking her debut show, Norm...

SMHAFF Writing Competition Now Open!

We are delighted to announce that the SMHAFF Writing Competition is now open for 2015! The competiti...

Interview with Hannah McGill: Representing madness and creativity in cinema

The Dust of Everyday Life, a symposium on the arts, mental health, stigma and social justice, took p...

Writing to recovery

Writing about mental health issues has never been more popular than it is today. New media forms, in...

Interview with Lauren Stonebanks from CAPS Advocacy

The Dust of Everyday Life, a symposium on the arts, mental health, stigma and social justice, took p...

Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival

The Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival is one of Scotland's most diverse cultural events, covering everything from music, film and visual art to theatre, dance, and literature.

The annual festival took place in venues across Scotland from the 1st - 19th October 2014, aiming to support the arts and challenge preconceived ideas about mental health. The 2015 Festival will take place during October, details will be anoounced early 2015. 

Check out the 2014 festival trailer:

SMHAFF 2014 trailer from SMHAFF on Vimeo.