Unless you’ve been hiding in a cave for the past six months, you are no doubt aware of the amazing #findmike campaign that hit the headlines last year. Led by 26 year old Jonny Benjamin with support from charity Rethink Mental Illness, #findmike followed Jonny’s efforts to find the stranger who stopped him from killing himself six years ago. Against all odds, and thanks to what turned out to be a global Twitter phenomenon, ‘Mike’ was found and this is the documentary of that incredible journey. This is a very powerful human story of recovery and hope, so check out the trailer below. The full length documentary will be released worldwide at 19.00 GMT on 29 May 2014 and available to view here: youtube.com/findmikefilm
On 14 January 2008 Jonny Benjamin went to Waterloo Bridge to take his own life. A stranger, ‘Mike’, stopped him that day and changed his life forever. Six years later this is the documentary about his search to find the man that saved him….
Jonny will be featured in the upcoming issue of CALMzine, so check it out. Hits the streets May 19th!
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