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Friday 16/10

9.30 The doors open to the Big Theater

10.00 Welcome! By Hanna Lundblad, Carina Håkansson, Robert Whitaker, Laura Delano

10.15 In the House

10.35 Mommy

13.00 LUNCH

14.00 Discussion about Alternative Movements to Typical Psychiatric Treatments. Presentation by David Cohen

14.45 Craziness: The making of… Q&A Eugene Epstein

15.30 Mette’s Voice Q&A Katrine Borre

16.40 PAUSE

17.00 Force Against Conviction Q&A Haakon Sandøy

18.00 Healing Homes Q&A Daniel Mackler

19.30 PAUSE

20.00 Songs from the Silent Voice, Theater Inter Akt

21.00 – 23.00 Get together in the Cristal Foyer

Saturday 17/10

9.30 Patient Otherwise Healthy and Alert Q&A Annica Engström

10.10 Conversation with Barbro Sandin Q&A Lars Lejring

11.00 PAUSE

11.10 Patrick ́s Day Q&A Terry McMahon

13.00 LUNCH

14.00 Leaving Psychiatric Labels and Drugs – a conversation between Åsa Moberg, Fia Backström, Laura Delano, Mette Ellingsdalen and Olga Runciman

15.00 Kings Park – Stories from an American Mental Institution Q&A Lucy Winer

17.00 PAUSE

17.30 Philadelphia Network Q&A Bob Foss

18.40 Rocks In my Pocket

20.00 PAUSE

21.00 RECORD Concert with Dylan Tighe

22.00 – 01.00 FILMCLUB at Stora Teatern ́s Club

Sunday 18/10

9.30 There is a Fault in Reality Q&A Jacqui Dillon

10.10 Changing the Narrative: The British Psychological Society Report “Understanding Psychoses and Schizophrenia”. Presentation by Anne Cooke & Peter Kinderman

10.30 The Real Cause of Madness: Creating a Paradigm Shift. Presentation by John Read

10.50 Elias’ Angels and Demons Q&A Elias Hersi

11.45 PAUSE

12.10 Short Term 12

13.50 The Girl, the Mother and the Demons. Presentation by Suzanne Osten

14.35 PAUSE

14.50 A New Life Q&A Carl Pontus Hjorthén

16.15 – 17.00 Closure and Beginning… Presentation and Summery by Robert Whitaker


Program items:

In the house, USA, 1997 director Peter Stastny and Lisa Rinzler

Mommy, Canada 2014, director Xavier Dolan

A talk with David Cohen, Ph.D., from UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Craziness: The making of… A film montage by Eugene Epstein, Manfred Weisner and Lothar Duda

Mette’s Voice, Denmark 2014, director Katrine Borre

Force Against Conviction, Norway, director Haakon Sandoy

Healing Homes, USA/Sweden 2011, director Daniel Mackler

Songs from the Silent voice, Theater InterAkt, Sweden

Patient otherwise healthy and alert, 2014 Sweden, produced by Gyllenkroken

Conversation with Barbra Sandin, Sweden 2004, director Lars Lejring

Patrick’s Day, Ireland 2014, director Terry McMahon

Leaving Psychiatric Labels and Drugs – a conversation between journalist Åsa Moberg, Sweden, Mette Ellingsdalen, Norway, Olga Runciman, Denmark, Laura Delano, USA and Fia Backström, Sweden

Kings Park: Stories from an American Mental Institution, USA 2014, Director Lucy Winer

Philadelphia Network, GB 1977, Director Bob Foss

Rocks In my Pocket, USA 2014, director Signe Baumane

RECORD, performance by Dylan Tighe, Ireland

Elias’ Angels and Demons, 2015, director Elias Hersi

There is a Fault in Reality, GB, director Tom Cotton 

Short Term 12, USA 2013, director Destin Daniel Cretton

A new life, Sweden 2014, director Carl Pontus Hjortén and Martin Jönsson

The Girl, the Mother and the Demons, Sweden 2015, director Suzanne Osten

The real causes of madness: Creating a paradigm shift, talk by John Read, New Zealand

Changing the Narrative: The British Psychological Society report ‘Understanding Psychosis and Schizophrenia’, conversation between Anne Cook and Peter Kinderman, UK