John Orentlicher

1983, 19:00 minutes, colour, English


Neurite is a critical documentary on the rituals practiced by surgeons to soften the interaction between the medical establishment and patients. The reality of surgical encounters with a focus on the ritual of preparation with narrative is provided to expand on the rite and its function.

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