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2013

Dystonia

Dystonia

ジストニア

(c)2013 Dystonia all rights reserved.

(c)2013 Dystonia all rights reserved.

(c)2013 Dystonia all rights reserved.

(c)2013 Dystonia all rights reserved.

Release Date
May, 10th, 2014
Running Time
100 min
Genre
Documentary
Color
Color
Screening Format
DVD,Blu-ray
Screening Format with Subtitles
Japanese (DVD,Blu-ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Story ]

Documentary about patients and doctors dealing with dystonia, a chronic neurological ailment in which muscles atrophy and patients lose the ability to control movement. Feature film debut for director Kawahata Yuki.
Sato Haruko serves as vice president for the NPO Dystonia Friends Association, and suffers from the disease herself. Concerned about her worsening condition, Sato decides to undergo a craniotomy procedure that is done while the patient is awake. The camera shows her preparing for surgery and the outcome that follows.

[ Official Site ]

http://movie-dystonia.her.jp

[ Contact (International) ]

Screening executive committee of Dystonia
Rep: KAWAHATA Yuki
E-mail: occidentwest@yahoo.co.jp
http://movie-dystonia.her.jp

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