New RTHK doc on bipolar disorder. Come ride The Bipolar Express!
The Bipolar Express is an irreverent 30-minute roller coaster through the euphoric highs and debilitating lows of the bipolar mind. Produced and presented for RTHK Radio 3 by Sadie Kaye, guests include Central Health psychiatrist and Hong Kong’s leading expert on Bipolar Disorder, Dr. Barry Connell, local comics Ruben M and Josh Walters and Hong Kong ballet star Kiki Wong. Expect the unexpected in this quirky documentary, which RTHK Controller Hugh Chiverton has praised as “funny, engaging and enlightening, really original – an enthralling piece.”
The documentary was Highly Commended by the Association For International Broadcasting at the AIB Media Excellence Awards in London. Read what the judges had to say about the doc below. The doc also won an internal award from RTHK.