Unrest at Emerson

Directed by Jennifer Brea
March 22, 2018 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Bright Family Screening Room (559 Washington St., downtown Boston)

Followed by Skype conversation with Jennifer Brea, director of Unrest!

Jennifer Brea is an active Harvard PhD student about to marry the love of her life when suddenly her body starts failing her. Hoping to shed light on her strange symptoms, Jennifer grabs a camera and films the darkest moments unfolding before her eyes as she is derailed by M.E. (commonly known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome), a mysterious illness some still believe is “all in your head.” Panel discussion on myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome to follow. W, POC, D