Silent in The Crowd
TitleSilent in The Crowd
DirectorMonika Baker
CountryUK
Year1991
Duration13mins
FormatUmatic video
DescriptionPsychiatrists have long known that the rate of serious mental illness like schizophrenia amongst West Indian immigrants is disproportionately high; some 3-4 times that of White Britons.' (Bob Ramdhanie) Black Voices, the Birmingham based all-female group of a cappella singers expresses through the lyrics of songs, fused with free-style movement of dances, the issue of the high incidence of serious mental illness among Caribbean immigrants in Britain.