Movies: Self harm
Spacca La Testa (2020)Spacca La Testa
Antonia and Zeno struggle with their marriage during a surreal dinner - while a mysterious Aztec whistle seems to be influencing their actions....
A disturbed man enters a room and, unbeknownst to others, is having psychotic episodes....
The Mux (1969)The Mux
Rex, a DJ, is convinced he can find a better 'sound' for his work by experimenting with deafness....
A woman stalked by depression makes some extreme decisions....
"Split" is a horror release from directors Jack Mulvanerty and White Gardenia, two extreme horror films from two critically acclaimed extreme horror directors....
Ecstasy Behind the Forgotten (2022)Ecstasy Behind the Forgotten
Toxic masculinity has come to a head and this story explores the consequences not just for women, but for men. The phrase "toxic masculinity" is thrown around flippantly, and its potential root causes are very rarely explored. When a person is plague...
Alex Anna’s body is a canvas: her scars come to life to tell a new story of self-harming....
Last Days of Solitary (2017)Last Days of Solitary
In 2011, Maine State Prison launched a pioneering reform program to scale back its use of solitary confinement. Bafta and Emmy-winning film-maker Dan Edge and his co-director Lauren Mucciolo were given unprecedented access to the solitary unit - and ...
This 3-minute short film by Iain Delavan was created at a dark time in his life. In his usual abstract and expressive style, Delavan depicts an unsettling scene of a character committing self-harm, set against the backdrop of an interpolation of Lizz...
The Thinnest Line (2022)The Thinnest Line
A fist-person story of the director of the documentary, who talks about the loneliness that entails living with an eating disorder and her vision now thar she is entering into adulthood....
Overwhelmed – Another Day (1969)Overwhelmed – Another Day
A short experimental documentary film about a teenager who suffers from mental health issues as a result of childhood bullying....
I'll Kill Myself! (1975)I'll Kill Myself!
Short animation by Alina Maliszewska about two lovers trying to kill themselves...
back home (2022)back home
In 1999, 11-year-old Nisha Platzer lost her older brother, Josh, to suicide. Twenty years later, her search for a specialized medical treatment leads her to the door of someone who was once exceptionally close to Josh. And so it is that she finally h...
A surrealist perspective on self harm and the want for death....
Henryland Fantasies (2020)Henryland Fantasies
A man battles with different sides of himself in this colorful and catchy one-man musical directed by Henry MacLean and Jordan Gustafson...