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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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Between the Laughter (Educational Version)
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directed by Barbara K. Lee, fl. 2006; produced by Selwyn Jacob, fl. 1989, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2006), 43 mins
Stephen O’Keefe takes to the stage at the comedy club, and soon the audience is pealing with laughter. But he can't hear their reaction to his stand-up routine. He was born deaf. Comedy is an unusual pursuit for someone who is hearing impaired – Stephen must work as hard on his pronunciation as he does on his...
directed by Barbara K. Lee, fl. 2006; produced by Selwyn Jacob, fl. 1989, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2006), 43 mins
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Man Alive, David: Portrait of A Retarded Youth
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directed by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979; produced by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Man Alive (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1979), 28 mins
Downsyndrome! Mongoloid! These chilling words have always meant the newborn baby was condemned to a life of severe limitations. But not always. David McFarlane was such a child. Now at sixteen he is a poised, athletic, articulate young man who has won an acting award for his role in a television drama about Down S...
directed by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979; produced by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Man Alive (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1979), 28 mins
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