AMY CONWAY’S SUPER AWESOME WORLD
Through the prism of video games, Amy Conway explores what depression is like and what it is like to fight it, asking the audience to become her fellow adventurers in an interactive experience that asks difficult questions and quests for elusive sparks of joy in the deep dark multi-user dungeons of the soul.
DON’T PANIC! IT’S CHALLENGE ANNEKA
On the Button
Bumbag? Check. Luminescent shell suit? Check. Positive attitude in the face of seemingly insurmountable challenges? Hell yeah! Inspired by real life stories, this is a frank, funny and open exploration of a topic that too often remains taboo: the challenge of overcoming anxiety.
Deniz Gamze Ergüven | France, Germany, Turkey, Qatar | 2015 | 97m | 15
Cast: Günes Sensoy, Doga Zeynep Doguslu, Tugba Sunguroglu
Mental Health Movie Monthly and the Multicultural Health and Wellbeing Forum begin Mental Health Awareness Week with a free film screening, followed by a facilitated discussion around mental health. Mustang tells the story of five orphaned sisters growing up in rural Turkey, when local gossip triggers a drastic change in their lives.
A performance exploring memory, identity, family and most importantly of all, the joy of music.