Elliot Grove - Founder of Raindance Film Festival and an Executive Producer of this film
"THIS FILM IS AN INSPIRATIONAL WHISTLEBLOWING STORY THAT EVERYONE NEEDS TO SEE"
Elliot Grove (Founder of Raindance Film Festival) - Executive Producer of TOXSICK
Dr Christy Huff - an American cardiologist poisoned by the same class of medication, and a cast member of this film
"IT WAS A RELENTLESS, 24/7 TORTURE THAT DEFIES DESCRIPTION"
WE SHOULD ALL FEEL SAFE WHEN WE GO TO THE DOCTORS
THIS IS A HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUE ON A GLOBAL SCALE
ARE BENZODIAZEPINES 'THE NEXT OPIOID CRISIS' ?
Through her personal struggle, witness Emma's investigation into the world of prescribed benzodiazepines as she embarks upon a truth-seeking mission for answers, and shares the poignant stories of fellow individuals impacted by similar harrowing side effects that defy belief
WHY MAKE THIS FILM?
Benzo prescriptions are on the rise
More and more people at risk of getting injured and committing suicide
Mental health crisis is on the rise - more people likely to be prescribed a Benzo
Growing issue post-Covid
Emma is a songwriter and musician, playing in bands before the Benzo injury hit. To help cope with the recovery, music became a significant part of Emma's story, and as part of the film, she'll be processing what the finds out along the way through writing the soundtrack. Tracks 1 & 2 can be found below:
SHARE YOUR STORY
If you have been impacted by Benzodiazepines we'd love to hear from you, whether you are a patient, medical professional, family / friend of those affected.