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The biggest killer of men under the age of 45 is suicide
 

The biggest reason for suicide is mental health problems
 

Men's mental health is mainly at risk right after they become fathers
 

The unprecedented video diary of an Italian struggling dad shows the experience of men going

 
through one of the most worrying public health issues of our time

 

affecting entire

 

communities

D A D D Y BURNT THE C O O K I E S

Il suicidio è la principale causa di morte, fra gli uomini sotto i 45 anni

La principale causa dei suicidi è legata a problemi di salute mentale

Le principali influenze sulla salute mentale, negli uomini, avvengono nel periodo successivo alla nascita di un figlio

Il video diario di un papà in difficoltà mostra senza filtri l’esperienza dei genitori coinvolti in uno dei più preoccupanti problemi della sanità pubblica attuale, con conseguenze per intere comunità

GEIZETA FILMS presents

DADDY BURNT THE COOKIES

a 2023 documentary film by Jeffrey Zani

featuring  dr. Sharin Baldwin, dr. Andrew Mayers, dr. Franco Baldoni, and more

Lenght: 52 minutes Language: English, Italian

music: Henry Odlum and Colin MacLeod - audio post production: Federico Tummolo

cameramen: Yann Moreau and Jeffrey Zani - 8mm footage: Orange County Archives

written, edited and directed by Jeffrey Zani

Key experts involved in the project
 

Dr. Sharin Baldwin is a trained nurse, midwife, health visitor with over 26 years of experience working in the NHS. She qualified as a health visitor in 2002 and has experience working in a range of leadership, professional development and clinical academic roles throughout her career.

She works as Nursing Clinical Academic Lead at London North West Healthcare Trust. She is a Queen’s Nurse, Fellow of the Institute of Health Visiting (FiHV), iHV Perinatal Mental Health Champion and iHV Health Visitor Research Champion.

She is an editorial board member for the Journal of Health Visiting and peer reviewer for numerous professional bodies and journals, including NIHR, iHV, British Journal of Nursing, British Journal of Midwifery, BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, International Journal of Nursing Studies, Primary Health Care Research and Development, and Journal of Midwifery.


Dr. Andrew Mayers is an academic psychologist specialising in mental health, particularly perinatal mental illness and young people's mental health. He actively campaigns for raising better awareness for mental health, and challenge stigma and discrimination.

He serves on several local and national advisory groups for maternal mental illness. He's a Fellow of the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce). He is an advisor to Peppy Baby, a UK company providing workplace support for perinatal mental health. 


Professor Franco Baldoni established himself as one of the world’s first and most productive academics in the study of Paternal Postpartum Depression.
 
He’s a researcher and professor at the University of Bologna, where he teaches Clinical Psychology. He works as a psychotherapist.

 

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D A D D Y BURNT THE C O O K I E S
G E I Z E T A F I L M 2 0 2 3
directed by J E F F R E Y Z A N I


 

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