First Screening of Even Jesus Was Bipolar
by Yamile Calderón og Edward Cunniffe
Atelier Nord ANX, Olaf Ryes plass 2 (entrance Sofienberggt).
Thursday 20th of April 2017, 7PM.
Please join us for the premiere of Even Jesus was Bipolar on Thursday 20th of April 2017, 7PM.
Even Jesus Was Bipolar by Yamile Calderón and Edward Cunniffe is a 55 minute documentary about Calderon’s brother Hernando who recently and over the course of a year went blind and was diagnosed as bipolar. The story charts Hernando’s experience and understanding of reality leading up to and following his diagnosis of a mental illness and subsequent blindness and the acceptance of his condition. The film explores themes such as memory, perception, sexuality, identity, madness, fear, paranoia, and depression through Hernando’s life.
The screening is part of the programme at Atelier Nord ANX during Open Video V, curated by Janne Talstad.