Tickets for the September 17 Screening (with Q&A) in Great Barrington will be on sale beginning at 5:30 this evening.
The screening will be held in the McConnell Theatre, Daniel Art Center at Bard College at 7pm and will be followed by a Q&A with Meg and Co-director Rob Stegman.
Our film’s title comes from the Richard and Mimi Farina song “Pack Up Your Sorrows.” Meg’s cover of the song features in our film and is now available on this site, iTunes and Amazon. With Mark Erelli on guitar and vocal harmony and Richard Gates on bass.
A film getting its local debut tonight in Great Barrington discusses mental illness and how people live with it by following a folk singer from western Massachusetts who has bipolar disorder. Meg Hutchinson’s journey is weaved between interviews with medical professionals and others working in the field of mental illness in Pack Up Your Sorrows. Hutchinson spoke with WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Jim Levulis.