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Breakdown

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The story of a young woman's schizophrenic breakdown, and of her recovery in a modern mental hospital. Inherent in the film is an appeal for greater public understanding of mental illness and for the removal of the stigma that still surrounds it. The film presents the case of a seemingly well-adjusted young woman, showing the disintegration of her personality and the psychiatric treatment that follows.

1951, 42 min

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Certificate of Honour - Category: Film Production in General
International Review of Specialized Cinematography
May 1 1955, Rome - Italy

Outstanding 16mm Film of 1951
Scholastic Teachers Magazine Annual Film Awards
April 1 1952, New York - USA