InScience Film Festival
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

This intimate documentary tells the story of one of the most famous neuroscientists in modern history: Oliver Sacks. This is a personal story of his struggles with addiction, homophobia, and his attempts at gaining acceptance for his unconventional scientific theories. Follow him on a journey to self-discovery fraught with obstacles.

Director
Ric Burns
Country
United States
Length
90 min
Theme
Neurology, Biography
Type Film
Documentary
Year
2019
Language
English
Subtitle
Dutch
Producer
Leigh Howellv, Bonnie Lafave, Kathryn Clinard
Editor
Chih Hsuan Liang, Li-Shin Yu, Tom Patterson

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