Suicide: The Ripple Effect

June 22 at 2pm

1 hour 33 minutes

Not Rated

Maine Film Center

Maine Film Center, 93 Main Street, Waterville, Maine

Suicide: The Ripple Effect is a feature-length documentary film and movement, focusing on the devastating effects of suicide and the tremendous positive ripple effects of advocacy, inspiration, and hope that are helping millions heal and stay alive. Seen by over 500,000 people already, across seven countries, this film is having a global impact. The film highlights the journey of Kevin Hines who, at age 19, attempted to take his life by jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Today, Kevin is a world-renowned health activist, award-winning filmmaker, bestselling author, award-winning speaker, and suicide prevention champion who travels the globe spreading a message of hope, education, recovery, and wellness. This film chronicles Kevin's personal journey and the ripple effect it has on those who have been impacted by his suicide attempt and his life's work since. The film also highlights the stories of individuals and families who are utilizing their personal tragedies to bring hope and healing to others.

Suicide: The Ripple Effect is part of the Rotary District 7790 District Governor's Conference, a three-day event from June 21—23 in Waterville. Kevin Hines is the Keynote Speaker and will be giving a presentation on Saturday, June 22 at 11am. More information can be found on the Rotary District website.

This film is eligible for the Youth Arts Access Fund. Call the Box Office at 207.873.7000 to obtain YAAF tickets. Pay it forward! Donate to YAAF here.



Saturday, June 22
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