Showing 1 - 10 of 27 titles with a criteria of Subject is Cancer
Building on the long earned trust of the children towards the camera, the filmmaker skilfully applies a simple but highly effective narrative and thus manages to create an extraordinary film that avoids sentimentality but stays deeply moving.
First Hand Films | 2005 | 52 minutes
Filmmakers Judith Helfand and Daniel B. Gold use humor and chutzpah in their search for the environmental truth about vinyl.
Bullfrog Films | 2004 | 97 minutes
This bold, stunning exploration of a white mother who undergoes a radical mastectomy and her Black daughter who embarks on a modeling career reveals the profound effects of body image and the strain of racial and sexual identity on their charged, intensely loving bond
Women Make Movies | 1992 | 23 minutes
An exploration of the history and politics of breast obsession in America, and its connection with breast cancer, breastfeeding and body image.
Bullfrog Films | 2005 | 57 minutes
Follows a community devastated by coal, starting with American Electric Power's buyout and bulldozing of this Ohio River town, after exposing them to years of harmful emissions.
Bullfrog Films | 2017 | 75 minutes
A multi-cultural array of patients, clinicians, and other healthcare workers explore the many ways that differences in culture, race and ethnicity affect health and the delivery of healthcare services.
The Fanlight Collection | 2001 | 69 minutes
A benzene-poisoned, Foxconn factory worker takes his fight against the global smartphone industry from his hospital bed in China to the international stage.
Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 89 minutes
A clinical research trial at the Personalized OncoGenomics Program is changing the way scientists think about the future of cancer care.
Bullfrog Films | 2017 | 44 minutes
Award-winning filmmaker Melanie Chait documents the last four years of her life-partner, outspoken lesbian, artist and theatre director, Nancy Diuguid's life, as she fights breast cancer.
Bullfrog Films | 2021 | 80 minutes
Roughly one in a hundred women will develop ovarian cancer. This film is designed for women who have just been diagnosed with ovarian cancer, for their families and friends, and for the physicians and nurses who work with them.
The Fanlight Collection | 2008 | 120 minutes