No Clowning Around (2012)No Clowning Around
Ed, Who was once beloved by his hometown as Mumbles the Clown, is now a party clown who battles depression and addiction. His last shred of light in his life Trixie has struggles of her own. Being pushed from all sides who and what will stop this end...
Jag vill inte leva detta livet (2008)Jag vill inte leva detta livet
Swedish documentary from the Gothenburg area about young drug abusers....
Storia di Filomena e Antonio: Gli anni '70 e la droga a Milano (1976)Storia di Filomena e Antonio: Gli anni '70 e la droga a Milano
Documentary on the penetration of drugs in Milan in the 70s. Filomena is only 24 years old and recounts with a lucidity that takes her breath away her journey as a child locked up in boarding school, ran away from home, taken back by her family and t...
Nicotine Blues (2023)Nicotine Blues
A Short Film about a nicotine addict's poor mental health....
My Dad, the Facebook Addict (2019)My Dad, the Facebook Addict
A Dad's excessive use of Facebook/Memes is put into question by his family....
Moving Day (2022)Moving Day
Moving Day tells the story of the people who were left outside – quite literally – during a global pandemic. With the rise of Covid-19, shelters closed, jobs were lost, and homelessness in "Victoria B.C." (unceded L'kwungen Territories), swelled. A c...
Bruised Fruit (2020)Bruised Fruit
Struggling to survive on the margins of society, two outcasts manage to build a beautiful friendship as they face loss and hardship....
Why do we all get a little “rush” when we open our doors to see a shiny new package on our door step? Dopamine, and we’re all addicted. So what happens when they cut our supply?...
Pay-Off In Pain (1948)Pay-Off In Pain
The personal and social tragedy of drug addiction with its evil accompaniment, drug traffic. Over the side of the silent liner in the darkness slips the package of smuggled narcotics, introducing us to the complex problem which involves all races and...
Plagued by visions of what her future could look like, Marcy becomes addicted to a pill that gives her vivid dreams and changes her appearance....
The Distant Drummer: Bridge from No Place (1970)The Distant Drummer: Bridge from No Place
This film describes the 1960s drug culture. Addicts discuss their experiences in the United States and in Vietnam. Dr. Stanley Yolles, director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), talks about the drug culture and the NIMH role in preve...
The cheerful critique (2022)The cheerful critique
An insight into the mind of a mentally ill and drug-addicted artist....
After the difficult birth of their first child, Anneke becomes addicted to pills. After an attempted suicide, she is admitted to a psychiatric clinic....
Maggie on Stratford Ave. (1969)Maggie on Stratford Ave.
Maggie lives with chronic pain and is having a crisis of faith. To cope, she abuses her elderly mother’s opioid prescription. When unexpected tragedy strikes, she must find a new source to feed her growing addiction....
A vlogger with a paper eating addiction is haunted by an offensive doodle from her past....
A Doctor and A Snake (1969)A Doctor and A Snake
A disgraced ex-surgeon on a path of self-destruction comes to a crossroads in his life when a long-forgotten patient calls in the middle of the night....
A psychological thriller about a mysterious rug threatening to tear a superstitious family apart....
Down to the Bottom (2023)Down to the Bottom
An unflinching look at alcohol use disorder and it’s impact. Conversations between a father and daughter....
A struggling sculptor spirals after finding out the girl he's seeing is getting with other people....
What Did You Take? (1971)What Did You Take?
Stresses recognition and treatment of drug abuse emergencies, accurate identification of symptoms, and immediate clinical procedures. Presents scenes of actual cases in the emergency room and adjoining physician's offices of Beth Israel Medical Cente...