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Discover the world of group homes and residences run by the Louis-H. Lafontaine Psychiatric Hospital. Experience the stark reality of psychiatric institutions, where serious prejudice is still common. The goal is to raise awareness about mental illness while demystifying and reducing the stigmas still associated with the words "mentally ill".

Number of episodes: 8
Length of episodes: 30 minutes
Broadcaster: TV5

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Gémeaux 2012 Best Direction: public affairs, documentary series - Alexandre Hamel


Executive producers Jacquelin Bouchard, Sylvie Desrochers, Carole Dufour
Producer Nicole Faucher
Line producer Sylvie-Anne Martel
Director Alexandre Hamel