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Addiction
     

Addiction

 

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The feature-length 90-minute documentary Addiction brings together leading experts on drug and alcohol addiction to shed light on dependencies, their causes, and the latest and most prominent developments in treatment. With various segments directed by award-winning filmmakers -- including Liz Garbus, Chris Hegedus, Eugene Jarecki, Barbara Kopple, Albert

Overview

The feature-length 90-minute documentary Addiction brings together leading experts on drug and alcohol addiction to shed light on dependencies, their causes, and the latest and most prominent developments in treatment. With various segments directed by award-winning filmmakers -- including Liz Garbus, Chris Hegedus, Eugene Jarecki, Barbara Kopple, Albert Maysles, D. A. Pennebaker, and others -- the film focuses on case studies and new medical approaches. Personal stories from addicts and the loved ones who struggle to help them find treatment highlight common misconceptions and shed light on addiction's complexity. This set also contains over five hours' worth of additional material, including a supplementary series of 13 short films that delve deeper into the various dimensions of addiction; interviews with noted authorities on the subjects of addiction, psychiatric disorders, and effective treatments; and a 12-page program guide featuring summary points, questions for care providers, online resources, and other key information. Addiction debuted March 15, 2007, on HBO.

Product Details

Release Date:
08/21/2012
UPC:
0883929248223
Original Release:
2007
Rating:
TV-14
Source:
Hbo Home Video
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:30:00
Sales rank:
28,507

Special Features

Closed Caption; Addiction: the supplementary series; Over 5 hours of additional material, including:; Thirteen comprehensive segments, including what is addiction?, understanding relapse, the search for treatment: a challenging journey, the adolescent addict and more; Interviews with noted autorities on the subject of addiction and co-occurring psychiatric disorders, as well as the most effective treatments; Twelve-page program guide featuring summary points, questions for care providers, online resources and other key information

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Addiction
1. Opening [4:41]
2. Saturday Night in a Dallas ER [5:50]
3. A Mother's Desperation [9:29]
4. The Science of Relapse [9:18]
5. The Adolescent Addict [9:52]
6. Brain Imaging [6:45]
7. Opiate Addiction: A New Medication [9:51]
8. Topiramate: A Clinical Trial for Alcoholism [8:09]
9. Steamfitters Local Union 638 [10:43]
10. Insurance Woes [6:53]
11. Thank You/Credits [4:39]
Disc #2 -- Addiction
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [11:19]
3. Chapter 3 [6:07]
4. Chapter 4 [2:05]
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [16:07]
3. Chapter 3 [2:04]
1. Chapter 1 [2:32]
2. Chapter 2 [1:45]
3. Chapter 3 [1:13]
4. Chapter 4 [1:00]
5. Chapter 5 [:49]
6. Chapter 6 [2:04]
7. Chapter 7 [1:06]
8. Chapter 8 [:25]
9. Chapter 9 [1:00]
10. Chapter 10 [2:21]
11. Chapter 11 [:39]
12. Chapter 12 [:48]
13. Chapter 13 [1:16]
14. Chapter 14 [1:41]
15. Chapter 15 [:39]
16. Chapter 16 [1:54]
1. Chapter 1 [2:45]
2. Chapter 2 [14:26]
3. Chapter 3 [9:22]
4. Chapter 4 [2:06]
Disc #3 -- Addiction
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [:43]
3. Chapter 3 [1:24]
4. Chapter 4 [1:28]
5. Chapter 5 [1:00]
6. Chapter 6 [:47]
7. Chapter 7 [:53]
8. Chapter 8 [1:31]
9. Chapter 9 [1:14]
10. Chapter 10 [1:06]
11. Chapter 11 [1:43]
12. Chapter 12 [:46]
13. Chapter 13 [1:39]
14. Chapter 14 [:35]
15. Chapter 15 [1:06]
16. Chapter 16 [1:38]
17. Chapter 17 [1:06]
18. Chapter 18 [2:03]
19. Chapter 19 [1:03]
20. Chapter 20 [2:39]
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [1:37]
3. Chapter 3 [:38]
4. Chapter 4 [:51]
5. Chapter 5 [:46]
6. Chapter 6 [1:17]
7. Chapter 7 [2:29]
8. Chapter 8 [:43]
9. Chapter 9 [:37]
10. Chapter 10 [1:13]
11. Chapter 11 [1:00]
12. Chapter 12 [1:21]
13. Chapter 13 [:36]
14. Chapter 14 [:52]
15. Chapter 15 [1:55]
16. Chapter 16 [:58]
17. Chapter 17 [:41]
18. Chapter 18 [:59]
19. Chapter 19 [2:42]
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [1:43]
3. Chapter 3 [:52]
4. Chapter 4 [1:00]
5. Chapter 5 [1:55]
6. Chapter 6 [:38]
7. Chapter 7 [1:05]
8. Chapter 8 [:34]
9. Chapter 9 [1:07]
10. Chapter 10 [1:13]
11. Chapter 11 [:39]
12. Chapter 12 [:54]
13. Chapter 13 [1:01]
14. Chapter 14 [1:46]
15. Chapter 15 [1:49]
16. Chapter 16 [2:46]
17. Chapter 17 [2:44]
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [1:11]
3. Chapter 3 [:30]
4. Chapter 4 [:53]
5. Chapter 5 [:23]
6. Chapter 6 [1:36]
7. Chapter 7 [1:54]
8. Chapter 8 [1:07]
9. Chapter 9 [:51]
10. Chapter 10 [1:08]
11. Chapter 11 [1:03]
12. Chapter 12 [1:03]
13. Chapter 13 [:44]
14. Chapter 14 [:50]
15. Chapter 15 [1:21]
16. Chapter 16 [1:09]
17. Chapter 17 [2:36]
Disc #4 -- Addiction
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [4:27]
3. Chapter 3 [10:35]
4. Chapter 4 [2:16]
1. Chapter 1 [2:14]
2. Chapter 2 [9:32]
3. Chapter 3 [11:24]
4. Chapter 4 [2:14]
1. Chapter 1 [3:13]
2. Chapter 2 [5:02]
3. Chapter 3 [3:13]
4. Chapter 4 [5:27]
5. Chapter 5 [1:30]
6. Chapter 6 [2:01]
7. Chapter 7 [:05]
1. Chapter 1 [3:59]
2. Chapter 2 [16:28]
3. Chapter 3 [2:05]
1. Chapter 1 [2:36]
2. Chapter 2 [11:21]
3. Chapter 3 [9:59]
4. Chapter 4 [2:07]

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