American Psychosis

This documentary examines the care of the mentally ill through the stories of patients, families and medical providers. It was filmed over three years inside Los Angeles County Hospital, one of America's busiest psychiatric emergency rooms, in correctional facilities where tens of thousands of psychiatric patients are incarcerated, and in the homes and homeless encampments of severely mentally ill people.

Year: 

2017

Total CPB Investment: 

$243,955

Made Possible by CPB's Investment: 

Ken Rosenberg
New York, NY
TVPRG - ITVS
$243,955

Topics: 

Diversity