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📰 I HOPE THIS HELPS in the News 🎉

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🎙️ Listen to Grace Gatera discussing ‘I Hope This Helps’ on RadioWorkshop.org interviewed by Mary-Ann Nobele. ✨


‘I Hope This Helps’: Oscar-Winner Kevin Macdonald Behind Crowdsourced Mental Health Film. Read more

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🎙️ Hear director Jack Arbuthnott discussing ‘I Hope This Helps’ on Robert Elms’ BBC London radio show

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United For Global Mental Health are supporting the project. Read more here. UGMH works to raise awareness, reduce stigma, and increase support for mental health around the world.

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🎧 The Thinking Mind Podcast. Jack recently had a chat with Dr Alex Curmi on the fantastic The Thinking Mind Podcast.

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We would love you to email ✉️ or message 📲 whoever you think might like to get involved. Let them know they can visit www.hopethishelpsfilm.com to learn more and take part.

And do spread the word by sharing our trailer on social media:


I HOPE THIS HELPS is a crowd-sourced documentary feature film project. It asks anyone to submit videos to the I HOPE THIS HELPS WEBSITE. All submissions will be considered and selected submissions will be edited together to create a documentary feature film.

What is the purpose of the project?

The aim of this project is to make a beautiful film that creates change: by sharing stories that help viewers through their own journey; by destigmatising mental health in society; and by inspiring new research into things that can make a difference.

Who’s involved

Kevin Macdonald

Executive Producer

Academy Award Winning Director One Day In September, Touching The Void, The Last King Of Scotland, The Mauritanian

Jack Arbuthnott

Director & Producer

Claire Ferguson

Director & Editor

Danielle Olsen


Grace Gatera

Project Advisor

Dr Alexander Curmi

Project Advisor


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