British Universities Film & Video Council

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Bionic Woman, The

Synopsis
Eight years earily Julie Hill was paralysed from the wait down in a car crash, but she was subsequently chosen to become the first paitent ever to receive electronic implants that might help her to walk again. The film follows her progress as she works with a team of British doctors and scientists to learn to walk.
Series
Qed, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 30 min.
Year of production
1998
Availability
Sale; 2000 sale: £65.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Notes
Broadcast on BBC1 on 1/12/98.
Subjects
Medical sciences; Technology
Keywords
medical technology; paraplegia

Credits

Producer
Mike Tomlinson
Contributor
Susan Spindler

Production Company

Name

Touch Productions

Sponsor

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

BBC Active Video for Learning - now BBC Learning

Contact
Carolina Fernandez Jeremy Wilcox (CF - for educational enquiries JW - channel sales manager)
Email
BBCStudiosLearning@bbc.com
Web
https://www.bbcstudioslearning.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 20 8433 1009
Address
BBC Studios Limited
Television Centre
101 Wood Lane
London
W12 7FA
UK
Notes
The BBC Active company has now been absorbed within BBC Learning, a division of BBC Studios. It was originally a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Pearson Education. Formerly known as ‘BBC Worldwide Learning Studies’ and before that as ‘Videos for Education & Training’

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