Bristol Science Film Festival 2021 health prize winners
3 August 2021
We are pleased to announce winners of the Bristol Science Film Festival Elizabeth Blackwell Institute health film prize 2021.
Here we share the winners' films:
Winner — Hand
A reflective essay on living with young onset Parkinson’s disease.
Runner up — Gene Therapy Explained: Changing Our Bodies’ Recipe to Treat Disease
Linda von Neree, Katie Snell
The animation shows Alexis and Freddie, two members of the Young Persons’ Advisory Group (YPAG) at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, asking questions to understand what gene therapy is about. All members of the group were involved in shaping the animation and they regularly work with doctors, nurses and scientists helping to improve health care research for children.