The C Word (2016 film)

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The C Word
The C Word poster.jpg
Directed byMeghan O'Hara
Produced by
Written byMeghan O'Hara
Starring
Narrated byMorgan Freeman
Music by
Cinematography
Edited by
Production
company
Distributed byAbramorama
Release date
Running time
89 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
French

The C Word is a 2016 documentary film about the effort to prevent cancer, particularly the research of Dr. David Servan-Schreiber, and addresses the failure of Western medicine's approach to cancer.[1]

Produced and directed by cancer survivor Meghan L. O’Hara, it is narrated by Morgan Freeman.

Synopsis[edit]

The director began making the film after surviving Stage 3 breast cancer.

The film identifies four factors to reduce the risk of cancer— diet, exercise, stress management, and toxin avoidance.[2]

Cast[edit]

Release[edit]

Critical response[edit]

In a review for Spirituality & Health, Bilge Ebiri called The C Word a "well-produced documentary" and "a compassionate, touching film."[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'The C Word': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  2. ^ Sampson, Christine (13 October 2015). "Electric Premiere for Cancer Doc 'The C Word'". The East Hampton Star. Retrieved 1 December 2016.
  3. ^ Ebiri, Bilge (March–April 2016). "Film Review: The C Word". Spirituality & Health. Retrieved 17 November 2016.

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