Critical Writing Index

Head Cases

by Heather Richards

FILMPRINT - The magazine of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto, Jan. 2007, v. 27, no. 1, pp. 8-9

The article reviews a number of films that can be seen during the 2006 Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival: Cline Mayo's Pretty Broken, Jeremiah Munce's The Alma Drawings, Lauren Greenfield's Thin, Martin Lavut's Remembering Arthur, and Cruel and Unusual by Janet Baus, Dant Hunt and Reid Williams. The author also emphasizes the importance of the Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival as it screens films portraying people with mental illnesses in more kind and truthful way than most Hollywood films.

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Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Pretty BrokenCline Mayo

The Alma DrawingsJeremiah Munce

Cruel and UnusualJanet Baus

Cruel and UnusualDant Hunt

Cruel and UnusualReid Williams

ThinLauren Greenfield

Remembering ArthurMartin Lavut