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Amazing Lives, Rewire My Brain
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directed by Clare Milward, fl. 2003; produced by Clare Milward, fl. 2003, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
Robert Jensen has a massive cancerous tumour growing deep inside his brain. His only chance of survival - an operation to cut out the tumour while Robert’s fully awake. Without the surgery he'll die. In the UK, a procedure called Deep Brain Stimulation rewires the brains of patients suffering intolerable conditi...
directed by Clare Milward, fl. 2003; produced by Clare Milward, fl. 2003, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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Amazing Lives, Save Me Before I'm Born
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directed by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008; produced by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
This film follows some very special babies who undergo lifesaving surgery inside the womb. In Cardiff, Sonja has overcome physical disability and several miscarriages to become pregnant with her first child. However, her body's antibodies are attacking the foetus and it now needs multiple live-saving donor transfu...
directed by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008; produced by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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Amazing Lives, Can't Stop Growing
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directed by Carol White, fl. 2009; produced by Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
Joseph Merrick, 'The Elephant Man', suffered from Proteus Syndrome – a rare genetic disorder where parts of the body grow out of all proportion. We meet 4 year old sufferer Abigail Lider and her family as they travel to Maryland USA for a week of tests. They also travel to meet other Proteus sufferers learning t...
directed by Carol White, fl. 2009; produced by Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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Amazing Lives, Coma Miracle
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directed by Paul Nelson, 1972-; produced by Andy Webb, fl. 2000, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 51 mins
In a small South African town, patients locked in a vegetative state are miraculously being woken with a sleeping drug. Dr Wally Nel, the local GP who stumbled upon this phenomenon, has now helped hundreds of brain damaged patients and may be the verge of an extraordinary medical breakthrough. The film contains a...
directed by Paul Nelson, 1972-; produced by Andy Webb, fl. 2000, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 51 mins
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Amazing Lives, Sleep Sex
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directed by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008; produced by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
This film follows four different people's lives touched by the shadowy condition 'sexsomnia' - a sleeping disorder over which they have no control. George has violent sex with his partner while he is sleeping and it's tearing their relationship apart. Carly, a typical mid-American girl, is a compulsive masturbator...
directed by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008; produced by Caroline Allward, fl. 2008, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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Amazing Lives, Life After Burns
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directed by Andy Webb, fl. 2000; produced by Andy Webb, fl. 2000, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
Mike Osborne almost lost his life when his plane exploded in a fireball leaving him with 80% burns. This film follows Mike's recovery and his painful search to restore the face that once was. His search will take him to Paris where half the skin on his face will be replaced with 'artificial skin', and then back to...
directed by Andy Webb, fl. 2000; produced by Andy Webb, fl. 2000, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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Amazing Lives, Reconstruct My Face
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directed by Russell Brown, fl. 2002; produced by Russell Brown, fl. 2002, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
Faces that would have been horribly scarred are being saved by surgeons using 21st century technology. Ian Smith’s lower jaw is rotting away because the radiotherapy that cured his cancer has killed healthy bone and tissue. Now a computer generated 3-D model of his jaw will help his surgeon rebuild the dying jaw...
directed by Russell Brown, fl. 2002; produced by Russell Brown, fl. 2002, Electric Sky, in Amazing Lives (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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