Watch four original films by Black women that shed a light on mental illness and breast cancer awareness.

 

THE COUCH

 

In these two short films we will follow the individual journeys of two women and their bout with mental health. Each short story will touch on an aspect of mental health (emotional, psychological, or social well-being) and what it looks like as a stigma in the Black Community, in an attempt to debunk myths and misconceptions. All stories are written and directed by black women.

 

THE WAITING ROOM

 

In these two short films we will follow the lives of two women in a doctor’s waiting room as they await to hear if they have breast cancer. Each short story will follow their journey after receiving the life changing diagnosis. All stories ARE written and directed by black women.