Psychiatry and the Cinema
Catherine Deneuve in "Repulsion" (1965)
PCFA supported the first Dr. David Coffey Memorial Film Night
Roman Polanski's "Repulsion" in 35mm was presented free on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 7:30pm  at the UCLA James Bridges Theater.
The night included an interdisciplinary discussion with Behnaz Jalali, MD, UCLA Semel Institute Rory Kelly, Lecturer, UCLA School of TFT and James Greenberg, author of "Roman Polanski: A Retrospective"
PCFA is pleased to support "movie nights," which are held each month at a faculty member's home. Movies are selected for relevance to psychiatry. Trainees and faculty are invited. A discussant with interests appropriate to the subject leads the follow-up conversation. Dinner is included. Films have included "Lars and the Real Girl," "Moonrise Kingdom" and "Girl Interrupted."
Scene from "Girl Interrupted" starring Wynona Ryder, Angelina Jolie and Whoopi Goldberg
Dreama Walker starring in Craig Zobel's 2012 film "Compliance."