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Children of Darkness

United States, Canada, 1983


A significant number of American children and teenagers – from all social backgrounds – suffer from mental disorders, schizophrenia, autism and emotional problems, leading them to isolation from society while treating their issues in mental health facilities.

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Children of Darkness Directed by Ara Chekmayan, Richard Kotuk

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1984 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Features