The Cure is about a single mother’s struggle after a freak accident puts her son in the hospital. Unfortunately, he has no health care coverage, and the mother gets trapped in a medical insurance nightmare.
This film was directed by Anthony Onah for the Stolen Dreams Short Film Competition, presented by Divided We Fail (http://www.dividedwefail.org)
Anthony Onah – Currently a graduate student at UCLA (class of 2011), Onah drew national attention when his health care-themed short “The Cure” won the highly prestigeous Stolen Dreams competition. Born in Nigeria, Onah trained as a biochemist and neuroscientist, graduating with honors from Harvard University. He is currently working on a film about deaths in U.S. immigration detention centers.