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Showing 1 - 10 of 13 titles with a criteria of Subject is Depression


A visually lyrical, experimental documentary about women who cut themselves, this film explores the fine line between self-destructive behavior and self-preserving coping mechanisms.

The Fanlight Collection | 1997 | 21 minutes

Through the personal stories of three young people, this compelling documentary explores the issues and challenges of childhood and youth depression.

National Film Board of Canada | 2004 | 56 minutes

A documentary expose of how pharmaceutical companies create demand for the drugs at their disposal, and buy the science they need to prove their effectiveness.

Icarus Films | 2011 | 52 minutes

A thoughtful look at post-partum depression, which may affect as many as one in five new mothers.

The Fanlight Collection | 2005 | 13 minutes

The extra challenges teenagers with learning disabilities face.

The Fanlight Collection | 2003 | 7 minutes

Tells the story of a love, and family, that survived the most intimate of transformations.

Bullfrog Films | 2017 | 76 minutes

What is happiness? And how do we get more of it? Visiting leading figures in positive psychology and observing clinical experiments, this is a light-hearted but serious investigation.

Icarus Films | 2005 | 52 minutes

A spellbinding voyage between the real and the imaginary by 10-year-old Grace, who uses her creative superpowers to navigate the emotional landscape of her mother's depression.

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 6 minutes

Through testimonies with four engaging young people, as well as commentary from two psychiatrists and a social worker who work with teens, the film explores the nature, causes, symptoms, and consequences of clinical depression, what makes teenage depression different.

The Fanlight Collection | 2000 | 31 minutes

After the recession of the 1990s, Japan’s white collar salarymen increasingly must work arduous hours for fear of losing their jobs. This often leads to depression and suicide.

MediaStorm | 2014 | 10 minutes