Cancer in women

Canada, 1974

Film
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A self-help film designed to convince women of the need for regular physical check-ups to detect and counter early symptoms of cancer. The cost of neglect is high, and the film presents ample and convincing evidence: what is shown is strong medicine, and intentionally so— the malignant growths, the ugly scars, the excised tumours. The procedures followed in examination for cancer are shown.

Credits

director

Cheryl Wright

producer

Rex Tasker

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:15:30:00

Colour

Colour

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