The Divided Brain


Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 12:30PM

Regional Premiere
Psychiatrist Dr. lain McGilchrist tests a radical theory with the potential to explain the problems of Western society: that the left brain hemisphere is taking power, and we’re feeding it. The left hemisphere is proficient at technologies and systems but cannot understand larger implications. Has the left hemisphere hijacked humanity?

Dr. Iain McGilchrist to be on Skype for a panel discussion, as well as writer Stephen Milton and psychiatrist Dr. Ralph Lewis of Sunnybrook Hospital. He is the recent author of Finding Purpose in a Godless World: Why We Care Even When the Universe Does Not

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Film Details: The Divided Brain

  • Genre: Documentary
  • Rating: PG
  • Runtime: 1h 18min
  • Country: Canada
  • Year: 2019
  • Director: Manfred Becker
  • Cast: Iain McGilchrist, Seana McKenna

Date, Time & Location

Short film screened before this feature

A Voice for Change: the Laura Hillier Story, Canada, Dir. Sarah Gonyea
Dotage, Canada, Dir. Cat Hostick | Writer Zoe Gamache

Event Details

Start date: June 22, 2019

Start time: 12:30 p.m.

End time: 02:30 p.m.

Venue: Cinemas

Phone: 289-430-6156