About the film
biography lawyer mental patient legal battle unlikely friendship
Release Date: March 01, 2018
|Slogan||:||«Justice is won step by step»|
|Production Companies||:||Elsani Film, Potemkino Port, MMC Movies, Mass Hysteria Entertainment, Aloe Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Helena Bonham Carter, Sara Risher, Peter Kreutz, Bastian Griese, Daniel Grodnik, Emrah Ertem, Mark Rosin, Reg Poerscout-Edgerton, David Claikens, Alex Verbaere, Mary Aloe, Peter De Maegd, Michel Vandewalle, Niko Remus, Philip Borbély, Lesley Bruce-Neary, Anita Elsani, Tom Hameeuw, Chris Martin, Sylke Ferber|
55 Steps is based a the inspiring true story of Eleanor Riese, a mental illness patient herself, who brings a class action suit to give competent mental patients the right to have a say in their medication while they’re in a hospital, and Colette Hughes, the lawyer appointed to her case.