NEWS + EVENTS

Angst Screening in Community

Last week Casco Bay CAN and other area community Coalitions hosted a virtual screening of the documentary, Angst. The documentary is designed to raise awareness around anxiety. The film includes interviews with kids, teens, educators, experts, parents and a very special interview with Michael Phelps.
 
Shown below are students from RSU 5 and Freeport Middle School watching the film.

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Angst Free Virtual Screening & Panel Discussion

Join us Tuesday December 15th @ 6:30pm EST/ 3:30pm PST for a virtual screening and panel discussion for Angst.

This event is hosted by Casco Bay CAN, Choose To Be Healthy, City of Bangor Department of Public Health and Community Services, Healthy Acadia, Healthy Communities of the Capital Area, Project Alliance, River Valley Rising and Somerset Public Health.

Angst is a film-based education program designed to raise awareness around anxiety, with an emphasis on youth and families. The film includes interviews with kids, teens, experts, and parents. Our goal is to help people identify and understand the symptoms of anxiety and encourage them to reach out for help. We will be showing the film, which will promptly be followed by a panel discussion and include access to further resources and materials.

Learn more at www.angstmovie.com

To learn about all of our online, film-based education programs, visit www.indieflix.com/edu

Register here!