Neurologist Barry Gordon introduces Caris’ case and notes that amnesia is not portrayed accurately in television and films. Caris' brain surgery interrupted her declarative memory.
Caris retained partial memories. Lewis Black recalls seeing her perform. Actors mine emotions to memorize lines.
Actors memorize lines in different ways. Dr. Gordon explains that people are led by their subconscious. Deep brain stimulation may provide the answer to Alzheimer's disease.
Brain wiring patterns are established by biochemistry. Dr. Gordon describes Caris' tumor, which likely grew for years.
For additional digital leasing and purchase options contact a media consultant at 800-257-5126 (press option 3) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comedian Lewis Black and Johns Hopkins neurologist Barry Gordon, MD, PhD discuss the implications of short-term memory loss for an actor after the New York City premiere screening of Gaylen Ross's film Caris' Peace.
Length: 21 minutes
Copyright date: ©2012
Prices include public performance rights.
Not available to Home Video and Publisher customers.
Only available in USA and Canada.
Mindfulness: A New Therapeutic Path...
Einstein's Brain Unlocked
Speed: Episode 1
The Boy Inside: Trapped by Tourette...
Organic Mental Disorders
The More We Evolve, the Less We Nee...
Can You Fix a Brain Like Mine
Culture of Fear
132 West 31st Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10001
P: 800.322.8755 F: 800.678.3633
Sign Up for Special Offers!
© Films Media Group. All rights reserved.