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Unrest (2017)

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Unrest (2017)

Film
Wednesday, April 18
6 pm Cancelled
Cost: Free
When Harvard PhD student Jennifer Brea is struck down at 28 by a fever that leaves her bedridden, doctors tell her it's "all in her head." Determined to live, she turns her camera on herself and her community, a hidden world of millions confined to their homes and bedrooms by ME, commonly called chronic fatigue syndrome.

Presented with the Department of Kinesiology.

USA | 98 min | PG-13 | DVD | Dir. Jennifer Brea

"It powerfully insists on giving a voice to victims whose greatest challenge, apart from their symptoms, is surmounting a world of indifference." - Daniel M. Gold (New York Times)

All free events sponsored by WUD Film Committee are intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.

Presented with the Department of Kinesiology.

USA | 98 min | PG-13 | DVD | Dir. Jennifer Brea

"It powerfully insists on giving a voice to victims whose greatest challenge, apart from their symptoms, is surmounting a world of indifference." - Daniel M. Gold (New York Times)

All free events sponsored by WUD Film Committee are intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff and Union members and guests.

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WUD Film

film@union.wisc.edu
608-890-3000

UW-Madison Department of Kinesiology

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