Fatal insomnia [videorecording] / produced by National Geographic Television for National Geographic Channel ; producer, director and writer, Tria Thalman ; executive producer, Jonathan Halperin.
[Washington, D.C.] : National Geographic Channel, 
1 videodisc (50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Originally produced for National Geographic Channel in 2009.
Editor, Andrea Barrick ; cinematography, Brian McClatchy, Mark Thalman, Stefan Wiesen ; original music, Adrienne Penebre.
Salvatore F. Vecchio.
A team of medical doctors and research scientists study people with fatal familial insomnia, or FFI, a rare genetic disease that were passed down through generations. The disease not only causes patients to sleeplessness, but also leads its victims to death within months.
DVD-R; Region 1; NTSC; Dolby digital.
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