First Fortnight in partnership with Irish and Polish Society is delighted to present Labyrinthine, a documentary about landscape designer and visual artist Sven Unik:ID who suffers from schizoaffective disorder. Labyrinthine follows the release of Sven's biography Ingewikkeld in 2016.
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Labyrinthine (2016) Belgium documentary directed by Ellen Pollard and Marie De Hert. Duration: 54 min. Dutch language with English subtitles.
Labyrinthine recounts the story of Sven Unik-id, a Belgium conceptual visual artist and landscape designer who developed ways to manage bipolar disorder through art and creative expression as well as the ongoing support of his wife Christelle. In 2016, the book Ingewikkeld was published recounting Sven’s experience as a husband, father and artist suffering from psychotic episodes brought by schizoaffective disorder.
More info about Sven Unik:ID here.
The screening will be taking place at Polish House, 20 Fitzwilliam Place, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2 and will be followed by a post show discussion with a focus on mental health services for both Polish and Romanian communities. The panel will include the following guest speakers: