Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life explores the life and work of the legendary neurologist and storyteller, as he shares intimate details of his battles with drug addiction, homophobia, and a medical establishment that accepted his work only decades after the fact. Sacks was a fearless explorer of unknown mental worlds who helped redefine our understanding of the brain and mind, the diversity of human experience, and our shared humanity.


Director: Ric Burns


Cast: Oliver Sacks, Atul Gawande, Temple Grandin, Christof Koch

Release Date: 3 December 2020
Classification: E
Running Time: 111
Countries of Origin: USA
Documentary