If Only Night Wouldn't Fall (Als de nacht maar niet valt)
A unique insight into how western nations contend with different forms of mental illness, following people with different conditions across a range of demographics.
In this singular documentary case study, director Marc Schmidt provides a distinct perspective on attempts to tackle anxiety, depression and other serious mental health issues. Using a variety of textured portrayals of those dealing with mental anguish, coupled with rich visuals and sound design, the film is an immersive and empathetic portrait of this ubiquitous and often fragile aspect of the human condition. RG