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FLUID MOODS… BEING BIPOLAR


52'
2014


VERSION(S)
French, english and International

SUPPORT(S)
HD

PRODUCER(S)
Ere Production

DIRECTOR
Rodolphe Viémont

Bipolarity is a serious psychiatric disorder that affects 1% of the population. Many preconceived ideas are deeply rooted such as being a “fun” disease. 20% of bipolar subjects commit suicide; their life expectancy is 20 years inferior to a lambda subject. Not so fun!
Never voyeuristic, the viewer plunges into a bipolar couple’s psychiatric portrait, accompanied by experts’ explanations (psychiatrists, geneticists…).
Today, the couple would love to have a child. But bipolar disorder is a partly genetic disorder and there is a 30% transmission risk...


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