For a reminder email the week of the show:
Tuesday, September 19 – Screening 7:00 p.m., Doors open 6:30 p.m.
The Englert Theatre, 221 E. Washington St., Iowa City,
This Suicide Prevention Month documentary screening of The S Word is FREE and open to the public, thanks to our sponsors UI Healthcare and Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service. Help raise awareness by inviting your friends to the event on Facebook.
“A suicide attempt survivor is on a mission to find fellow survivors and document their stories of courage, insight, and humor. Along the way, she discovers a rising national movement transforming personal struggles into action.”
Click here to read the full synopsis.
A discussion panel featuring the documentary’s director, Lisa Klein, who is a suicide survivor, will follow the screening. Other panelists include:
-Lance Clemsen, University of Iowa Health Care
-Keri Neblett, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
-Loni Parrott, Coping with Suicide Loss support group leader and survivor of her husband’s suicide
-Beau Pinkham, The Crisis Center Director of Crisis Intervention Services