Mike Walsh / University of Cumbria / UK
Stilwell is an unique online learning resource currently produced by the University of Cumbria. The films are set around a fictional town called Stilwell and the community covers people from a wide range of social backgrounds from babies to retired people. Students can access social, medical and family history; there are blogs and podcasts by different residents and medical workers, dramatic films, and even a local paper, the Brigstow Herald.
Director: Lyndsey Walker
Producer: N. Andrew Elliot
Executive Producer / Writer: Mike Walsh
Lyndsey Walker was the director of the 2010 to 2013 Stilwell series which were used in educational training for the police, health professionals, the public sector and UKBA.
Subjects dealt within the storylines have included suicide, alcohol abuse, domestic abuse, torture, prostitution and depression.