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Showing 1 - 9 of 9 titles with a criteria of Subject is Other Chronic Illness


Controversial documentary records the last days - and actual death - of a Dutch man who chose euthanasia to end his suffering from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Icarus Films | 1994 | 57 minutes

The relationship of obesity and the decline of the family meal.

The Fanlight Collection | 2005 | 19 minutes

The first feature documentary dealing extensively with Tibetan medicine.

Icarus Films | 1996 | 89 minutes

Profiles seven people who spend most of their lives in online virtual worlds such as Second Life and World of Warcraft.

Icarus Films | 2012 | 86 minutes

Two people with intellectual disabilities and cerebral palsy are united in their commitment to each other and to living their lives with dignity and grace.

The Fanlight Collection | 2010 | 41 minutes

Explores the intersection of therapy and research of children with cerebral palsy as they grow in self-confidence and physical capability through participation in 'hippotherapy,' or physiotherapy involving horseback riding.

The Fanlight Collection | 2008 | 27 minutes

A portrait of actor and director Alison Peebles as she faces the progress of her multiple sclerosis

The Fanlight Collection | 2006 | 29 minutes

The devastating impact of sickle cell disease.

The Fanlight Collection | 1999 | 14 minutes

A film diary of what happens when a stroke suddenly up-ends the lives of a young couple.

Icarus Films | 2004 | 58 minutes