November 15, 2017 7:30pm

UNREST

Director(s):
Jennifer Brea
Distributor:
Shella Films

Jennifer Brea is a Harvard PhD student about to marry the love of her life when suddenly her body starts failing her. Hoping to shed light on her strange symptoms, Brea grabs a camera and films the darkest moments as she is derailed by M.E. (commonly known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome), a mysterious illness some still believe is “all in your head.” Brea’s wonderfully honest portrayal asks us to rethink the stigma around a disease that affects millions of people. Unrest is a vulnerable and eloquent personal documentary that is sure to hit closer to home than many could imagine.

Includes a post-film conversation with Director Jennifer Brea, moderated by Darby Maloney, Editor, KPCC's "The Frame."

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