New Voices: Nicole Melillo on MNSTR

New Voices: Nicole Melillo on MNSTR

The Tisch grad explains how film can change the conversation around mental health Nicole Melillo is an emerging filmmaker Artemis Rising Foundation is proud to support. MNSTR, the recent NYU Tisch grad’s most ambitious short film to date, tackled the subject of...
32 Pills: My Sister’s Suicide

32 Pills: My Sister’s Suicide

Piecing together the life, death and mental illness of an older sibling 2017 | Running Time: 89 minutes | Rating: TV-MA A personal film from the perspective of director Hope Litoff: “A few days before December 12, 2008, my sister Ruth Litoff decorated her Manhattan...
That Way Madness Lies

That Way Madness Lies

Filmmaker Sandra Luckow offers an intimate portrait of untreated schizophrenia through her brother’s iPhone documentation 2017 | Running Time: 101 minutes | Rating: NR Shaky iPhone footage shows Duanne Luckow’s descent into madness: his daily interactions,...
Thank You for Your Service

Thank You for Your Service

THIS FEATURE DOCUMENTARY TAKES AIM AT THE FAILED MENTAL HEALTH POLICIES WITHIN THE U.S. MILITARY AND THEIR TRAGIC CONSEQUENCES 2015 | Running Time: 88 minutes | Rating: NR An investigation into the failed mental health policies within the US military and the deadly...
Resilience

Resilience

The chemical effects of childhood abuse and its treatment 2016 | Running Time: 60 minutes | Rating: NR RESILIENCE explains how childhood abuse and neglect impacts one’s biological makeup leading to illness and self-destructive behaviors later in life. Toxic stress...