"A World Apart – Mental Illness and America’s Abbey on the Hill" was produced and directed by Dr. Carl Edwards, and gives a historical summary of how the Medfield State Hospital was at the forefront of mental health treatment for over a century and the close relationship it had with the community.
The movie is being broadcast this weekend on Medfield.TV local access channels (Comcast 8 and Verizon 47) as follows:
- Friday, Nov. 1 -- 9 a.m., 6 p.m.
- Saturday, Nov. 2 -- 5 a.m., 11 a.m., 8 p.m.
- Sunday, Nov. 3 -- 5 a.m., 7 a.m., 1 p.m., 10 p.m.
The movie can also be be found on Blip.TV at any time.