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Just Cheer Up

Just Cheer Up

The issue of mental illness in Trinidad + Tobago has often been swept under the rug. Just Cheer Up is a documentary that highlights that fact and how mental illness affects those suffering from it. This film serves to raise awareness, educate and motivate the country to face this taboo topic.

Title:

Just Cheer Up

Director(s):

Sinead Hamel-Smith

Year of Release:

2017

Region:

Trinidad & Tobago

Language:

English

Type / Genre:

DocumentaryShort

Runtime:

19 minutes

Rating:

PG

Showtimes:

Sat 23 Sept, 1.00pm, UWI Film Programme Q+A

T+T Premiere


About the Director(s):

Sinead Hamel-Smith

Sinead Hamel-Smith

Sinead Hamel-Smith is studying film production at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine. She has made several short films, including Just Cheer Up.

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  • British Council Caribbean
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  • Embassy of Panama
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