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Tales from the organ trade [electronic resource].

Bienstock, Ric Esther. (Film director, Film producer). Golubev, Felix. (Film producer). Jacobovici, Simcha. (Film producer). Weslak, Steve, 1957- (Film editor). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 89 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Syndicado, 2013.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Ric Esther Bienstock.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by David Cronenberg.
Summary, etc.:
A gritty and unflinching descent into the shadowy world of black-market organ trafficking: the street-level brokers, the rogue surgeons, the impoverished men and women who are willing to sacrifice a slice of their own bodies for a quick payday, and the desperate patients who face the agonizing choice of obeying the law or saving their lives.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Organ trafficking.
Organ trafficking > Moral and ethical aspects.

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