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Original footage of Kleitman's sleep experiments. Interview 01:10

Chasing Sleep, Chasing Sleep: Episode 1
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produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
In this episode, Adrian Pong explores the connections between sleep and mental health.
produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
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Chasing Sleep, Chasing Sleep: Episode 2
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produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
In this episode, Adrian Pong looks at insomnia and techniques to manage it.
produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
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Chasing Sleep, Chasing Sleep: Episode 3
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produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
Can we survive without sleep? How long can we go without sleep? Do we really need 8 hours of sleep? Can we be trained to manage with just 4 to 5 hours of sleep? This episode sees Adrian sleep deprived for 30 consecutive hours in a sound-attenuated laboratory.
produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
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Chasing Sleep, Chasing Sleep: Episode 4
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in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
In this epsiode, Adrian Pong looks at sleep apnea.
in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
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Chasing Sleep, Chasing Sleep: Episode 5
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produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
In this episode, Adrian Pong looks at the body's circadian rhythms and the effects of sleep deprivation.
produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
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Chasing Sleep, Chasing Sleep: Episode 6
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produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
How many hours of sleep do children need? Should co-sleeping with parents be encouraged? Why is sleep especially vital for our children? What constitutes abnormality in a child’s sleep? Adrian engages the little helping hands of his pint size friends.
produced by Felicia Koh, fl. 2013, in Chasing Sleep (London, England: TVF International, 2014), 23 mins
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The Mystery of Sleep
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written by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
This film explores the strange and relatively unknown world of sleep—a world in which we spend approximately one third of our lives. The Mystery of Sleep shows how the discovery of REM (Rapid Eye Movement) during our dream period) in the early 1950’s by Dr. Nathaniel Kleitman at the University of Chicago, brou...
written by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
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Sleep and Its Secrets
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directed by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller; produced by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 55 mins
A third of our life we spend sleeping. This period, when the body is at rest and sensory input is more or less inactive, is in fact a time of intense activity for the brain. This documentary, which interweaves informative interviews with internationally renowned researchers and vivid graphics gives a clear explana...
directed by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller; produced by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 55 mins
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Sleepy Drivers Can Dose Unknowingly
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(2012),
Source: www.youtube.com
ABC's Ron Claiborne puts himself behind the wheel in a shocking experiment about drowsy drivers.
(2012),
Source: www.youtube.com
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