BIPOLAR: a life of two extremes

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A real life story of what its like to live with bipolar disorder.

I created this micro-documentary in a hope that it will encourage more young men and woman to speak openly about their mental health and to seek help when they need it. I also put it together for my friends and family, to give them and insight into my life with bipolar.

Written and directed by Richard MacKenzie

A higher quality version of this film is available on request."


"I think that self-harm and cyclothymia can be related. I mean, people who self-harm are usually depressed and may feel for some reason that they need to be punished."


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