Dwarfs: Not a Fairy Tale


57m 2001

Brief Synopsis

Documentary about the triumphs and sorrows of life as a dwarf. The program focuses on four case studies: including a teenage girl who undergoes a series of painful limb-lengthening surgeries; a three-foot tall middle school teacher who is preparing for her upcoming wedding; Dr. Michael Ain, who over

Film Details

Also Known As
America Undercover (04/29/01)
Release Date
2001

Technical Specs

Duration
57m

Synopsis

Documentary about the triumphs and sorrows of life as a dwarf. The program focuses on four case studies: including a teenage girl who undergoes a series of painful limb-lengthening surgeries; a three-foot tall middle school teacher who is preparing for her upcoming wedding; Dr. Michael Ain, who overcame the medical profession's prejudices to become a leading pediatric surgeon; and an older single man haunted by his parents' neglect.

Film Details

Also Known As
America Undercover (04/29/01)
Release Date
2001

Technical Specs

Duration
57m

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