Filmmaker Timothy Grey joins me this week on Lyme Light Radio to talk about Under the Eightball, his heartbreaking documentary about the mysterious illness that struck his sister.
In Timothy’s own words:
Under the Eightball is a film about my sister, Lori Hall-Steele’s, struggle with a mysterious disease and her family’s desperate attempt to save her life.
This documentary ventures further than merely a disease, it examines the systemic failures of our health care, insurance, and pharmaceutical industries. The audience becomes witness to an ambivalent medical community who’s attitude can only be described as a tragic failure. This is a cautionary tale — warning the viewer that this story is not the exception but one that is all too common. A truth that lives in our cities, on our streets, in our homes. The victims are our neighbors, friends, parents, siblings and children. The victims are us…
You can tune in to my interview with Timothy this Wednesday at 4pm Eastern Time/1pm Pacific on WBLQ AM-1230 or http://www.transformationtalkradio.com
Katina Makris CCH CIH