DE LESTRADE (Thierry), GILMAN (Sylvie)
ARTE FRANCE, VIA DECOUVERTES
German, English, French
TV, DVD, NON-THEATRICAL, INTERNET, VOD
Spared by cancer, diabetes and possibly Alzheimer’s, men and women of small stature are intriguing scientists that are trying to postpone age-related illnesses.
What mechanisms protect these small Ecuadorian from certain illnesses? From Quito to Los Angeles, via Tel-Aviv, the film follows the revolutionary research, step-by-step, that is attempting to understand and prevent diseases such as cancer. And outlines ways to live in good health… for as long as possible.