The Glass Man

A powerful drama documentary about a young man who believes his body is turning to glass.

When student Tim learns suddenly that he is adopted, his life seems to fall apart - and he develops what was once known as the Glass Delusion, a state of profound anxiety now associated with severe depression.

His journey into despair, and his family's attempts to help him, are woven through with interviews and music.

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A powerful drama documentary about a young man who believes his body is turning to glass.

When student Tim learns suddenly that he is adopted, his life seems to fall apart - and he develops what was once known as the Glass Delusion, a state of profound anxiety now associated with severe depression.

His journey into despair, and his family's attempts to help him, are woven through with interviews and music.