Hold your breath [videorecording] / directed by Maren Grainger-Monsen ; producers, Maren Grainger-Monsen ; writer, Olivia Crawford.
Contributor(s): Grainger-Monsen, Maren | Fanlight Productions.Material type: FilmPublisher: Boston, MA : Fanlight Productions [distributor], c2005Description: 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1572958502; 9781572958500.Subject(s): Documentary films | Medical care -- Cross-cultural studies | Minorities -- Medical care -- United States | Afghan Americans -- Medical care | Medicine -- Religious aspects -- IslamGenre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Editor, Ken Schneider.
Mohammad Kochi is an elderly man from Afghanistan, now living in California, who's been diagnosed with a life-threatening cancer. This documentary looks at the clash between ancient Islamic traditions and contemporary medical technology through the eyes of both the family and the doctors.
Has English subtitles for Afghan spoken language. Closed-captioned.