Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival
I'll Stand By You
Fri 13 May 2022
Two women, a psychologist and a police officer, embark on a challenging mission to reduce the record suicide numbers in their rural hometown. Through empathy, compassion and resourcefulness, Valija and Gintare support the loneliest members of their community, showing how effective suicide prevention can be.
This screening includes an in-person Q&A with directors Virginija Vareikyte and Maximilien Dejoie, and key participants from the documentary.
I'll Stand By You, Virginija Vareikyte and Maximilien Dejoie, Lithuania, 2021, 72m, UK Premiere