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Radiant Minds:

The World of Oliver Sacks


Radiant Minds:

The World of Oliver Sacks


Radiant Minds: At What Cost

What if Sleeping Beauty had taken four decades to awaken, and her prince had become an old man? Featured guests: Orrin Devinsky, Andrew Lees (UCL), and Ruth di Roma (whose mother was an Awakenings patient.)


Radiant Minds: Brainstorm

A surgeon is struck by lightning and becomes obsessed with one all-consuming passion. Featured guests: Tony Cicoria, Orrin Devinsky, Evangelia Chrysikou (Drexel.)


Radiant Minds: Music as Medicine

Singers Renee Fleming and Josh Groban help us explore how music can restore brain function. Featured guests: Debbie (music therapy patient), Sarah Thompson (music therapist), Connie Tomaino (music therapist.)


Radiant Minds: Blue Elephants

Losing vision – visually or mentally – can lead to surprising results. Featured guests: Dominic ffytche (Imperial College), Amit Patel, Christopher Bailey, Ed Catmull (founder of Pixar.)


BAMPFA Live Q&A | Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

A live conversation and Q&A recorded in conjunction with BAMPFA’s streaming presentation of Oliver Sacks: His Own Life. Featuring the film’s director, Ric Burns; Kate Edgar, Executive Director of the Oliver Sacks Foundation; and Bill Hayes, photographer, writer, and Sacks’s partner; moderated by professor Indre Viskontas.


Oliver Sacks’s Ipod Playlist

When Musicophilia was published Wired Magazine asked Oliver Sacks for a list of his favorite recordings. From Bach to Beethoven and Mozart to Mendelssohn, we've recreated this playlist to include music by Oliver Sacks's favorite composers.


The Animated Mind of Oliver Sacks | In Production

The Animated Mind of Oliver Sacks is a journey into the mind and work of Oliver Sacks. Filmmaker Dempsey Rice’s decade of interviews with Oliver combine with animation, archival material and cinematic new filming, to take this film beyond conventional biography and into Oliver’s mind and world.

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