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THE DIVIDED BRAIN is a mind-altering film that will radically change your understanding of the world and yourself. Renowned psychiatrist, neuroscientist and author Dr. Iain McGilchrist, takes us on a journey to understand how our brains have made us a powerful species, while simultaneously creating social and environmental problems that threaten our very survival and the future of our planet. When a brain is in balance, individuals and cultures thrive. While society searches for solutions, McGilchrist argues that the real problem is inside our heads.

Featuring a special appearance by actor John Cleese.

What people are saying –

“- an extraordinary film that traverses science, art, nature, history, culture, music, education and humour, and skilfully exemplifies its subtle, visionary, beautiful and timely message.”

Dr. Jonathan Rowson, Scottish Chess Grandmaster, former director of the Social Brain Centre at the RSA,  London

“The documentary is a superb introduction to Iain’s brilliant book. Thoroughly recommended viewing.”

Peter Fudakowski, Producer of the Oscar-winning feature film Tsotsi

“The Divided Brain is a powerful documentary that has not shied from including critical voices. ” 

Sunil Kumar, PhD,  former dean, London School of Economics and Political Science

“A stunning film!”

Gerald Ashley, Visiting Fellow at Newcastle Business School, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts

” – an inordinate number of people will revive, thrive and flourish as a result of this film.”

Dr. Miranda Banks, performance psychologist, author of Fitter, Faster, Stronger, Smarter
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