“Unrest” Screenings

The ME/CFS and FM Association of NSW, together with Shark Island Productions, is delighted to invite you to a screening of the film UNREST!

Film Synopsis

Jennifer Brea is about to marry the love of her life when she’s struck down by a mysterious fever that leaves her so ill she cannot even stand. When doctors tell her “it’s all in her head,” she turns her camera on herself, and discovers a hidden world of millions confined to their homes and bedrooms by ME, commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome. Together, Jen and her new husband, Omar, must find a way to build a life and fight for a cure.

This award winning film is making waves internationally to change the way that Myalgic Encepahlomyelitis /Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) is regarded. It’s ‘Time for Unrest’

If you are affected by ME/CFS then Unrest will greatly resonate with you. If you want to do your bit to change the way your illness is regarded, please share this page or our Facebook posting.  In particular, please share this with health professionals, community workers, and family or acquaintances who do not understand what living with the illness can be like.

Learn about the #TimeforUnrest global impact campaign at timeforunrest.org !

Date: Thursday 12 October 2017, 6.00-9.30pm
Venue: Conference Room 1, The Southport Church of Christ
Bookings: Purchase tickets here

Date: Sunday 15 October 2017, 2pm
Venue: Mid Mountains Community Centre, Lawson
Bookings: Call 4759 2592 for bookings

Date: Saturday 21 October 2pm, and Monday 23 October 6.30pm, 2017
Venue: CINEMA 15. Hoyts, Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park
Bookings: Purchase tickets here ($10)

Date: Saturday 11 November, 5pm
Venue: University of Newcastle Conference Theatre CT202
Bookings: Book tickets here (free)

We look forward to seeing you at the screening!

unrest poster

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