There are approximately 5.7 million people in the United States with bipolar disorder. In an attempt to eliminate the mystery and misinformation surrounding the illness, many throughout the country diagnosed with this condition were interviewed extensively. They diligently explain the struggle to balance themselves between floating to a state of euphoria and sinking to a devastating depression.
"Up/Down" is reviewed in The Examiner. http://www.examiner.com/review/up-down-local-filmmaker-tackles-bipolar-disorder
"Up/Down" is best in show for Microfilmmaker Magazine's 65th issue.
Star Award (Indie Gathering)
Art Exhibition Award (Love Unlimited Film Festival)
Award of Merit (Accolade)
2011 Indie Gathering
2011 Flint Film Festival
2011 Los Angeles Reel Film Festival
2011 Love Unlimited Film Festival