Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Siddhartha Mukherjee, this three-part series tells the complete story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions.
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An excellent and enlightening companion to Mukherjee's excellent and enlightening and harrowing book. "It is often said that 'statistics are just people with the tears washed away.' Th[is] documentary is marvelous in capturing this very human aspect of the cancer story."-Robert C. Young, M.D., Oncology Times