1. Directed by David Salas

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  2. When Frank's wife collapses he does nothing. We stay with him for 24 hours as his wife remains on the floor, unmoving, and he slowly begins to understand the enormity of what has happened.

    It is based on a true story.

    Commissioned by an Exeter Phoenix Media Centre Short Film Bursary.


    - Best Bursary Film - Two Short Nights Film Festival 2009.

    - Best Film - SHOOT Totnes Short Film Festival, 2010.

    - Independent Film & Video Award - Irpen Film Festival, 2010.

    - NOMINATED: 2010 Media Innovation Award.


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  3. Shame by Jean-Paul Sartre. From Being & Nothingness. A philosophical interlude, in the form of an advert.

    Music is 2 Ghosts 1 by Nine Inch Nails, used under Creative Commons License.

  4. Personal stories by people who use Workways.

    Based in Exeter in Devon, Workways provides information, advice and guidance for people for whom stress, anxiety, depression or another mental health condition affects their ability to find or remain in employment.

    Workways is a service of Devon Partnership NHS Trust

    This DVD was developed in conjunction with people who use the service.

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  5. A journey of two friends
    trying to reconcile their differences
    in the the face of a decision
    and a death
    that has made them question
    their own moral natures
    and whether they could have
    or did do

    As part of a wider project in using media to address mental health issues in a new, relevant and engaging way, Tuesday 21st, starring Lesa Gillespie as Beth and Ivan Jordan as Andrew, is a film that seeks to ask questions and promote debate about suicide and mental wellbeing in general.

    Tuesday 21st is the first of a series of fictional films planned, each one exploring a different thread of the story surrounding a suicide.

    It was commissioned by the Devon Recovery Research Innovation Group.


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