Troubled minds: the lithium revolution

Lewis, John., Smith, Dennis K. and Anderson, Kevin (Contributor) 2004 Troubled minds: the lithium revolution, video recording, [Lindfield, NSW], Film Australia, Film Victoria, SBS Television.

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Title Troubled minds: the lithium revolution
Creator(s) Lewis, John.
Smith, Dennis K.
Anderson, Kevin (Contributor)
Contributor(s) Robins, Penny
di Chiera, Franco
Anderson, Kevin
Year presented 2004
Year created 2004
Publisher Film Australia, Film Victoria, SBS Television
Place of publication [Lindfield, NSW]
Description of moving image 1 videocassette (VHS) (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Keyword(s) Cade, J. F. J. 1912-1980 -- Drama
Manic-depressive illness -- Treatment -- Drama
Lithium -- Therapeutic use -- Drama
Manic-depressive illness -- Chemotherapy -- Drama
Summary Ex-Changi prisoner of war, and psychiatrist, Dr John Cade, sought a pharmacological treatment for bipolar disorder in the 1940s ; and in so doing, marked the beginning of psychopharmacology.
Notes Cinematography Awards : Silver Award in Dramatised Documentary Category at 2004 Australian Cinematographer's Society Awards, November 20 2004. -- Film Festivals : Beijing Intenational Scientific Film Festival November 8 2004, Melbourne International Film Festival August 1 2004, Scinema Festival of Science Film August 13 2005, Australian International Documentary Conference February 24 2005. -- Television Screenings : SBS-Storyline Australia October 14 2004, SBS October 13 2007, SBS February 28 2008
Kevin Anderson: Cinematographer. Also availabel as 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sd., col. with b&​w sequences ; 4 3/​4 in.
Language eng
Field of Research 190204 Film and Television
Socio Economic Objective 920410 Mental Health
HERDC Research category J1.1 Major original creative work
ERA Research output type JR1 Recorded or Rendered Creative Works - Film, Video
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