MELBOURNE DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL presents
MDFF: Health and Wellness / True Crime Tickets
6:30pm, Thu 12 July, 2018
Loop Bar, VIC
Theme: Health and Wellness / True Crime
Date: 12h July 2018 Doors Open at 6.30pm, Starts at 7pm
Venue: Loop Bar, 23 Meyers Pl, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Title: Abducted in Plain Sight
Directed by: Skye Borgman
Description: This story is told through re-creations and interviews with the FBI, Berchtold's brother and Jan's parents who make troubling, stunning and gut-wrenching revelations for the first time publicly.
Abducted in Plain Sight reveals epic failures and untold personal dramas that point to the biggest tragedy of all - that the crimes could have been prevented.
Title: 32 Pills
Directed by: Hope Litoff
Description: She's beautiful, artistic, loved and can't stand to be alive. 32 PILLS traces the fascinating life and mental illness of a sister, New York artist and photographer Ruth Litoff, and my struggle to come to terms with her tragic suicide.
Title: Out of My Head
Directed by: Susanna Styron
Description: When a filmmaker investigates the devastating migraines which have her daughter in their grip, she discovers migraine is not just the terrible headache she always thought it to be, but a mysterious, deeply stigmatized neurological disease afflicting nearly a billion people worldwide