Unknown: The Short Film
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Unknown is a short film is based off of the game "Don't Take This Risk" created by Poison Apple Tales. It follows the story of Pyramus, a young college student who is struggling with mental health as of late. When he tries to reach out for emotional support from one of his friends, he is shot down.
He reaches out for help once more later on. However, instead of calling the Suicide Prevention Hotline, he instead gets in touch with a young woman named Cecilia.
The purpose of this project is to start a conversation about the stigma behind men's mental health.
mental health in the media, men's mental health
Digital Humanities | Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Ethnicity in Communication | Other Film and Media Studies
Ericson, Johanna, "Unknown: The Short Film" (2022). Digital Studies. 2.