This film reveals an extraordinary medical phenomena – children are being born split right down the middle – one half black, the other white, one eye blue the other green, a testicle on one side and a vagina on the other. It seems that two halves of different babies are being fused together to create […]
The film tells the personal stories of rural women who make their way to Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, seeking treatment for obstetric fistula, a life-shattering complication of childbirth. Filmed in a starkly beautiful landscape, the documentary juxtaposes the isolated lives of village women who are outcasts because of their medical condition, with the faraway hospital […]
Terri Calvesbert is a fun loving child. She can be naughty and she can be a little angel too. Terri is everything any six-year-old can be. But then she is much, much more, because Terri is the youngest person in Britain to survive 90 per cent burns. Being Terri is far from easy; it means […]
Can you remember what you were doing on 15th March 2003? Or what the weather was like on 30th May 2007? Twenty-year-old British student Aurelien can. This documentary asks if we could have an almost endless memory, would we really want it?
In 2003 the world held its breath as two remarkable twins, conjoined at the head since birth, went through a pioneering surgical separation. Ladan and Laleh Bijani didn’t survive the procedure, but Dying to Be Apart talks exclusively to the key players in the remarkable drama that ended in their tragic deaths.
The remarkable and poignant story of Clive Wearing, a man with one of the worst cases of amnesia in the world. Once a renowned conductor and musician, Clive was struck down in 1985 by a virus that caused massive damage to his brain. Against the odds, doctors managed to save his life but he was […]