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by Carles Bosch


In Autumn 2007, Pasqual Maragall was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. Following the harsh blow, he and his family set out on a crusade against the disease, with this film as their exceptional witness from the very outset. With intelligence, sincerity and good-nature, Maragall allows himself to be portrayed alongside his family and doctor in order to leave a record of his everyday personal struggle. Two years of monitoring an extraordinary patient who does what he can to help scientists find a cure before the 26 million sufferers worldwide multiply tenfold. A tough yet optimistic film in spite of it all.

original title: Bicicleta, cullera, poma
country: Spain
year: 2010
genre: documentary
directed by: Carles Bosch
film run: 106'
screenplay: Carles Bosch
cinematography by: Carles Mestres
film editing: Ernest Blasi, Carlos Prieto
music: Josep Sanou
producer: Oriol Ivern
production: Cromosoma, Televisió de Catalunya - TV3
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