Fallout From Marijuana Prohibition, Recent Supreme Court Decision Told By The People That Live It Every Day
Michigan has recently been awash with change for medical marijuana patients. These changes include legislation passed in the wee hours of the morning during a lame-duck session, conflicting Appellate and Supreme Court opinions and a new push by the Attorney General to shutter safe access points across the state. Patients tell their own stories of healing and their outrage at the mistreatment of the sick in a trio of new videos independently created by Michigan filmmakers.
BLAZED AND CONFUSED– University of Michigan alum Jen Whalen produced and shot this documentary about the medical marijuana movement in Michigan. Through interviews with attorneys and patients, the legal nuances of the Michigan Medical Marijuana Act are explored- and the consequences of prohibition are documented. The hour-long video is an indepth examnation of the pain patients experience and how cannabis allows them to live their life without being drugged by pharmaceuticals.