The Documentary Life | Podcast

The Documentary Life | Podcast

Rebecca Day, in conversation with Chris G Parkhurst  Mental Health & the Documentary Filmmaker  ‘We doc filmmakers are no strangers to mental health. Whether by the very nature of being doc filmmakers or from the subjects of our documentaries, we’re often...
New York Women in Film & TV | Webinar

New York Women in Film & TV | Webinar

COVID-19 has brought into sharp relief the mental health crisis that the documentary community has faced for quite some time. Living in survival mode and keeping it all together for their crew and subjects is what document filmmakers are good at, but at great costs to...
Screendaily | Article (Wendy Mitchell)

Screendaily | Article (Wendy Mitchell)

Why the film industry needs to open up about mental health. The red-carpet glamour can sometimes hide the stressful realities of working in the film business: job insecurity, low pay, burnout, rejection and intense periods with long hours away from family and friends...
Best Girl Grip | Podcast

Best Girl Grip | Podcast

“The whole point of this podcast is to discover the wealth of different jobs you can do with an interest film and I think Rebecca is a brilliant example of someone who has taken that interest in a really unusual but necessary direction. I particularly love this...
Science of Psychotherapy | Podcast

Science of Psychotherapy | Podcast

Working in the creative arts such as filmmaking, composing, writing, acting, can be both rewarding and extremely taxing on our mental well-being. Working in isolation (or with really difficult people), tight deadlines, limited budgets, no guarantee of when you will...