Tierney Gearon: The Mother Project (2006)
American photographer Tierney Gearon, greeted with fame and controversy in 2001 over intimate portraits of her children in London's "I Am a Camera" exhibition, takes on an even more demanding and emotionally daring project: a series involving her mother, who lives in squalor and struggles with manic-depressive schizophrenia. This unconventional documentary chronicles Gearon's moving, two-year odyssey completing the ambitious work. 70 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English (SDH); bonus footage; deleted scenes; interviews; photo gallery; theatrical trailer.