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The #EmergingProud film had its world premier on Friday 12th May in 12 countries, and CRAZYWISE appeared at the Seattle Film festival on May 21st; be amongst the first to see these game- changers in mental health!

This in an informal double film screening and unique opportunity to ask questions LIVE to a select few stars of the #EmergingProud film at the end of the evening - ask them how they managed to 'emerge' transformed from their perceived mental health crises; can a breakdown really be a journey to breakthrough?

The evening's schedule:

6.30pm start with intro from Katie Mottram, Founder of the #EmergingProud campaign

6.45pm – CRAZYWISE Film: Crazy…or wise? The traditional wisdom of indigenous cultures often contradicts modern views about a mental health crisis. Is it a ‘calling’ to grow or just a ‘broken brain’? The documentary CRAZYWISE explores what can be learned from people around the world who have turned their psychological crisis into a positive transformative experience. Click here to see the extended trailer.

8.10pm – Break

8.30pm – #EmergingProud film - CLICK HERE to watch the trailer

9.30 – break

9.50 –10.20 LIVE Q+A with Frances in person, and Madalena, Lori and Susie via Skype (all subjects of #EmergingProud)

10.30pm – finish

Joining us virtually on the evening to answer your questions will be:

Susie; From diagnosis of bipolar disorder to life-loving violinist and mother of two!


Lori; From hearing voices and experiencing strange visions, to the Director for Education for the Mental Health Coalition in Sedona, and Shamanic Healer!

Magdalena; From spiritual crisis to an enlightened purpose for human rights work


And IN PERSON! ...

Frances; From chronic physical disability and diagnosis of ME aged 19, a spiritual emergency aged 24 to an active and energetic Wellness Coach for over a decade!

Testimonials for #EmergingProud, the film:

"The #EP film was extremely affirming and emotive to watch. I found myself relating deeply to the people discussing their experiences of spirituality within mental health, and resonated with the struggle of being severely misunderstood. It was especially inspiring to witness each beautiful person have the courage to speak openly about their awakening with such depth and humour." Thomas

"The #EP film blew me away - it was beautifully put together, and totally inspiring. More than just addressing the stigma attached to mental health, it speaks to the human condition in general and I think we all have a lot to learn from the stories that are being told. Absolutely loved it." James

“This is more than a movie, this is a movement! A new paradigm of mental health and human awareness is emerging and these are some of the pioneering voices heralding that change. I watched the Emerging Proud film with tears in my eyes thinking of the lives that will be saved and of the possibilities and gifts made available when human transformation is managed well. And this is just the beginning…..” – Kimberley Jones, UK.

“Emerging Proud is an important contribution toward our understanding of what society labels as ‘psychosis’ or ‘serious mental illness.’ The subjects profiled in Katie Mottram’s film embody a clear and direct link to the spiritual nature of these experiences for many people. It’s time we start listening, there is so much to learn.” – PJ Moynihan, Producer/Director, Healing Voices

“Thank you so much for working to further this movement. You've given me a safe space to shed many tears of joy and hope.” Theodore

This is an informal event with space to discuss personal experiences.

Venue: https://regather.net

For more details about the films, go to: https://crazywisefilm.com and https://emergingproud.com/about/

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