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The Bionic Woman
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directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 mins
This documentary follows a team of British doctors during eight years of work as they have tried the impossible - to make Julie Hill, who was paralysed from the waist down following a car crash, walk again.
directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 mins
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Horizon, Series 34, Episode 5, The Man Who Lost His Body
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directed by Chris Rawlence, fl. 1990; presented by David McNeill, fl. 1990, Jonathan Cole, fl. 1990 and Bal Athwal, fl. 1990; with Herbert Schaumburg, fl. 1990 and Richard Frackowiak, 1950-; produced by Emma Chrichton-Miller, fl. 2000, Rosetta Pictures, in Horizon, Series 34, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 49 mins
25 years ago, Ian Waterman caught a virus that destroyed half his nervous system. He was left like a rag doll, with no sense of touch below the neck, and no idea of where his limbs were unless he could see them. The doctors told him that he would never walk, feed himself, or dress himself again. Yet against all th...
directed by Chris Rawlence, fl. 1990; presented by David McNeill, fl. 1990, Jonathan Cole, fl. 1990 and Bal Athwal, fl. 1990; with Herbert Schaumburg, fl. 1990 and Richard Frackowiak, 1950-; produced by Emma Chrichton-Miller, fl. 2000, Rosetta Pictures, in Horizon, Series 34, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 49 mins
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Simon's Peace
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directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1985), 46 mins
This documentary updates the film Simon's War, first shown in 1983, about a serviceman who was badly burned during the Falklands War.
directed by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998; produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1985), 46 mins
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Breathless
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produced by Norman Stone, fl. 1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 mins
This programme investigates a controversial drug-free treatment for asthma called the Buteyko method, which is based on the idea that many of the symptoms of asthma are caused by `over-breathing' - hyperventilation. To test this approach, Russian therapist Sacha Stolmatski is challenged to transform the lives of t...
produced by Norman Stone, fl. 1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 30 mins
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Chef
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produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 30 mins
Follows talented chef Michael Caines who lost his right arm in a car crash in August. He searches in America for the best false arm around.
produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 30 mins
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Horizon, Series 54, Episode 1, My Amazing Brain
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directed by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017 and Fiona Lloyd-Davies; presented by Fiona Lloyd-Davies; produced by Fiona Lloyd-Davies, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 54, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
In 2013, former soldier Richard Gray suffered a catastrophic brain hemorrhage. Surgery saved his life, but he couldn’t speak, and had no movement in the right side of his body. Filmmaker Fiona Lloyd-Davies – Richard’s wife – was there as doctors told him that recovery was impossible. Now, for the first tim...
directed by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017 and Fiona Lloyd-Davies; presented by Fiona Lloyd-Davies; produced by Fiona Lloyd-Davies, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 54, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
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Simon's Triumph
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produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1989), 42 mins
This documentary reports on veteran Simon Weston, who was badly burned during the Falklands War.
produced by Malcolm Brinkworth, fl. 1985-1998 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1989), 42 mins
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