Journey into Self (1968 film)

Journey into Self is a 1968 documentary film introduced by Stanley Kramer, produced and directed by Bill McGaw.

Journey into Self
Directed byThomas Skinner
Produced byBill McGaw
Narrated byStanley Kramer
Distributed byWestern Behavioral Sciences Institute
Release date
1968 (1968)
Running time
47 minutes
CountryUnited States

The film portrays a 16-hour group-therapy session for eight well-adjusted people who had never met before. The session was led by psychologists Carl Rogers and Richard Farson. The participants included a cashier, a theology student, a teacher, a principal, a housewife, and three businessmen.

It won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 1968.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "NY Times: Journey into Self". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-05-21. Retrieved 2008-11-11.
  2. ^ "The 41st Academy Awards (1969) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved June 8, 2019.

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