October 6, 2011 11:02 am
Award-winning Kartemquin films Mapping Stem Cell Research: Terra Incognita and Milking the Rhino are available for purchase from iTunes at 50% off their regular price from now until October 17th! The promotion is part of the PBS Indies sale on iTunes.
Mapping Stem Cell Research is available on iTunes here. The Peabody award-winning film puts a human face on stem cell research through the story of Northwestern University professor Dr. Jack Kessler's search for a cure for his paralyzed daughter, Allison.
Milking the Rhino is available on iTunes here. Examining environmental conservation from the perspective of the people who live and work with animals in Africa, this is a nature documentary like no other. The film has won multiple festival awards and inspired the creation of the Milking the Rhino Innovative Solutions Showcase at Penn State University, a video competition challenging students worldwide to come up with innovative solutions to environmental issues.