Posts Tagged ‘The Man Whose Mind Exploded’

An interview with Toby Amies, director of The Man Whose Mind Exploded, for the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ Faculty of Neuropsychiatry’s newsletter, Neuropsychiatry News (pg 33-37). Here, Amies describes his approach and the ethical considerations involved with filming Drako Oho Zahazar, a man whose anterograde amnesia subsequent to two traumatic brain injuries means he can never remember his personal champion

This affectionate, unflinching gonzo documentary sees Toby Amies bring to screen this portrait of an eccentric, extraordinary man who lacks for short term memory and in doing so has created the film that the self-styled Drako Oho Zarhazar was seemingly destined to star in.