'9999' with extended Q&A
This afternoon at 17.00 hrs in Theater aan het Spui 2 the poignant and topical documentary 9999. The film is about the fallacious Belgian policy to detain criminals suffering from mental health problems in prison cells without providing for psychological assistance or care. The date of release mentioned on their files is 31/12/9999.
After the screening there will be a Q&A with Carsten Herstel, General Director of the Netherlands Institute of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology, and director Ellen Vermeulen.