Human Body - Our Amazing Cells

2 x 45' (ENG, GER)

How do the cells that make up the human body govern your life?

Cells are the building blocks of human life. There are 60 tillion cells in adults and more than 200 different varieties. They have widely diverse activities that altogether govern human life and are becoming more and more visualized by way of cutting edge bio-imaging technologies. High resolution CGIs created based on such live images will take viewers on a grand journey to explore the stunning microscopic world within the human body and discover what cellular mechanisms are working to drive human life.

What has made up your body and how did your personality develop? What powers support your life? Why should you age and die? In each pivotal event of your life, i.e. birth, growth, puberty, aging, and death, your cells are deeply involved as major players. Your body is composed of 60 trillion, 200 kinds of cells.

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  • Original Title
    Leben – Das Geheimnis der menschlichen Zelle
  • Year
  • Length
    2 x 45' (ENG, GER)
  • Resolution
  • Film by
    Petra Dahl, Mieko Yoshikawa
  • Produced by
  • Partners
    Al Arabiya News Channel, MDR