Wednesday, March 12, 2008

A Summer in the Cage nominated for a PRISM award

A Summer in the Cage has been nominated for a PRISM award for "Bipolar Disorder Depiction."

The Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC) annually presents the PRISM Awards™, a nationally-televised awards show recognizing the accurate depiction of drug, alcohol and tobacco use and addiction in film, television, interactive, music, video, and comic book entertainment. 

The awards ceremony will be April 24th in Los Angeles.

The fellow nominees are Michael Clayton, Friday Night Lights (TV), and Half of Us.

Wednesday, March 5, 2008

A Summer in the Cage on Sundance Channel 3/6/08 10AM

Sundance Channel is re-airing A Summer in the Cage tomorrow March 6, 2008 at 10:00 AM. It will air again on Sundance Channel March 24, 2008 at 11:30 AM.

A Summer in the Cage follows the friendship and eventual explosive downfall of a documentary filmmaker and his embattled subject who is diagnosed with manic-depressive illness. The film is a seven year chronicle. The film contains interviews with Johns Hopkins University author, professor and renown clinician Dr. Kay Redfield Jamison, who herself is bipolar.

Much more on the film at