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The Lost Mariner

Tess Martin / 5 min. 45 sec. / Netherlands

The Lost Mariner

Tess Martin
Tess Martin
House Media
5 min. 45 sec.
Production Year: 

The Lost Mariner is an animated interpretation of Dr. Oliver Sacks’ case study found in his book The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. It uses photographs to visualize the rare memory condition of patient Jimmie G.

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Average: 8.5 (4 votes)
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