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Brushes with Life: Art, Artists and Mental Illness (2008) HD online
Language: English
Category: Movie / Short
Original Title: Brushes with Life: Art, Artists and Mental Illness
Director: Philip Brubaker
Writers: Philip Brubaker
Released: 2008
Budget: $75,000
Duration: 42min
Video type: Movie
Mental illness and creativity have been linked for many years. In this film eight artists who struggle with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other brain disorders talk candidly about how doing their art helps them heal. All the artists are brought together by the Brushes With Life art gallery, which shows only work by mentally ill artists.