Human ailments. (1988)

Documentary №50281, 3 parts, duration: 0:28:49
Production: LSDF
Director:A. Aleksandrov.
Screenwriters:T.Kushtevskaya, V.Naumov
Camera operators:Yu. Aleksandrov.
Sound mixer:V.Petriashvili


The film was shot in Central Russia, in the countryside. The main characters of the picture - the quacks and village doctors. Conspiracies, old folk recipes on the one hand, the life of rural hospitals on the other.

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Villages and their surroundings in winter, in spring flood.

Country Doctor on call goes to the patient and in muddy car "GAZ", floats on the boat with the patients requiring hospitalization.

Knyazhevskiy medical center.

Paramedic takes sick.

Patients in the ward, in the dining room of rural district hospitals.

Nurses make patient medical procedures.

Interview rural GP (synchronously).

The old woman says prayers, incantations against disease, talks about his ability to cure the sick through prayer and conspiracies.

Key words

Care for the population.
Road transport.
Alternative Medicine.

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