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Families meeting the challenge of mental illness.

Award.Passage To Hope  

PASSAGE TO HOPE, A NEW DOCUMENTARY BY NAMI MERCER, GIVES VOICE TO THE FAMILY EXPERIENCE.

The video was recognized as Best-of-Festival Documentary at the Nassau Film Festival in Princeton, NJ in May 2017. Congratulations and special thanks to everyone who played a part in this remarkable accomplishment. It was truly a labor of love and offers a powerful message of hope to individuals and families affected by mental illness.

From crisis and despair to acceptance and hope, Passage to Hope recounts the arduous journeys of family members and their loved ones. In their own words they relate the many trials, tribulations, and triumphs along the rugged road of mental illness.

See the full presentation below:

 

Made possible by Princeton Community Television’s Community Partners project, Passage to Hope has been produced, directed, filmed, scored, and edited entirely by NAMI Mercer volunteers.
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NAMI Mercer film crew recording a 50s television, at Sarnoff Collection, TCNJ: (from left): Jeff Schotland, Julie Maddocks, Robert Hedden, Chris Nesi. NAMI Mercer film crew enjoying dinner after a shoot (from left): Tom Pyle, Will Leavey, Brian Boni, Robert Hedden, Chris Nesi.
For more information, contact NAMI Mercer at 609-799-0884 or home@namimercer.org.
 
Families Meeting the Challenge of Mental Illness