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May 31, 2018

Youth Panel: Expanding Perspectives on Mental Health

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival had its first ever Youth Panel this year, inviting…
May 29, 2018

Moving Minds at Kelvingrove

The usual entrance was the same to me as it has been since I was…
May 29, 2018

Podcast: Interview with Loki

Talking Heads reporter Michael McEwan interviews Darren McGarvey, aka Loki, the Scottish rapper, about his…
May 28, 2018

Reflections of an Audience: The Box

The Box by Scottish choreographer Julia James-Griffiths had its world premiere at the Scottish Mental…
May 24, 2018

Flint & Pitch: Line-Up Announced

Flint & Pitch returns to the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival with a special showcase…
May 24, 2018

Call for Artworks: Out of Sight, Out of Mind 2018

If you have experienced mental health issues you are invited to submit artworks for an…
May 24, 2018

Beginnings: International Writing Competition 2018

We have collected the winning entries from our International Writing Competition in this book, which…
May 23, 2018

Talking it Over with Support in Mind Scotland: Mental

Podcast series Talking It Over with Support in Mind Scotland is back for this year's…
May 23, 2018

5 Ways to Begin: Reflecting on Brief Encounters

5 Ways to Begin is the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival's scratch night, led by…
May 21, 2018

Though This Be Madness: Required Viewing for Parents

Though This Be Madness is a disjointed tale, told in just over an hour, including…
May 21, 2018

Podcast: Paragon Music and Mindfulness Drumming

Talking Heads reporter Michael McEwan spoke to representatives from inclusive music company Paragon Music, who are…
May 17, 2018

Line-Ups Announced for 5 Ways to Begin

Scratch night 5 Ways to Begin… returns to the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival this…
May 15, 2018

In Our Minds

On the eve of Mental Health Awareness Week, four short films made for BBC Scotland…
May 10, 2018

Festival Highlights from Mental Health Awareness Week

This year, for the first time, the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival will take place…
May 09, 2018

Dominique Tipper: I was interested in exploring what’s going on in a person’s head at…

Screening in our Experimental Shorts programme, Trying to Find Me is the debut short film from…
May 09, 2018

Skye Loneragan: 'It’s about how we nurture our sanity'

‘I would’ve loved it if somebody had said: “Hey it’s you today, not the baby.…
May 08, 2018

Youth Perspective: Into Film Scotland & Year of Young People 2018

Into Film is a UK-wide programme providing young people aged 5 to 19 with a…
May 08, 2018

Horizon: Interview with director Giancarlo Sanchez

Horizon, winner of the Drama Award at SMHAF 2018, is a coming of age drama…
May 06, 2018

Women Writing for Change

Our brain is in constant communication with our body - prompting it left or right,…
May 04, 2018

Film at the CCA

Film at the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival returns to the Centre for Contemporary Arts…