From 10 - 20. September Shootings in Juba and Mundri West County.
The documentary informs about a fatal, mysterious novel form of epilepsy in South
Sudan, the youngest country on the world.
Cooperation with WHO, OVCI la Nostra Famiglia (Usratuna) and DCDC NNGO, Ministry of Health South Sudan
It is a matter of a mentally and physically disabling disease ‐ common among children
between 5‐15 years in Eastern Africa. (South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda)
The movie points out the main problem: The Nodding Disease remains a mystery as no
significant cause has been discovered and there is no cure. Scientists are struggling to
find answers. Thousands of children are infected.
Cinematography, Editing and Post Production: Andrea Praxmarer
Cinematography Assistant, Interviews and Pictures: Johannes Praxmarer
Canon 7d, 6d, Manfrotto Tripod, Zoom H4n Digital Recorder
Special Thanks to Dr. med. Dr. phil. Andrea-Sylvia Winkler who gave us very important information about this disease.
Special Thanks to the People in South Sudan
Mr. Andrea Bollini, the Project Coordinator of the Organisation OVCI South Sudan. (Driver and Supporter!!)
Ms. Ajello Pauline and Dr. Abdinasir M. Abubakar from the World Health Organisation
Dr. Lucia William Kur from the MOHIRSS - Ministry of Health / South Sudan
Mr. Stephen Komoyangi from DCDC NNGO - Organisation of the field Trip in Mundri West County
MUSIC STORE VIMEO: GREAT STUFF!!!
Spinning Web_CHIMES by Mark Petrie (Audiosocket Track #82800)
ToPrepare For Death by In The Nursery (Audiosocket Track #16624)
Special Thanks to the people from freesound.org