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Skhizein (Schizophrenia)

I know I say this is a blog about books, but I will sometimes bring in other forms of storytelling. I think short films and animated shorts are a very important form of storytelling. 200 more words

“Skhizein” (2012) by Jeremy Clapin

“Having been struck by a 150-ton meteorite, Henry has to adapt to living precisely ninety-one centimeters from himself.”



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Between Two Minds...

This little animation spoke volumes to me. Skhizien means “to split” in Greek. Schizophrenia actually derives from the word ‘Skhizien’ and ‘-Phren’ which means “mind”. So it takes a unique perspective on the topic of Schizophrenia. 387 more words

Skhizein (Jérémy Clapin, 2008)

As you may or may not know, I love ANIMATION. Example? This is an excellent short film – the story, visual style, and exploration of the human mind are all fascinating. 18 more words


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“Skhizein” (2008) by Jeremy Clapin is a truly heartbreaking story of schizophrenia, as a young man, hit by a meteor, finds himself living exactly 91 cm outside of his body.   75 more words

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