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Since Biblical times, sufferers from leprosy have been outcasts. Today, despite the modern drugs which control it, we still harbour dark fears about the disease, and Australia is not immune from it. It mainly effects Aborigines, and in the Kimberleys in the north-west, about 500 people are being treated. There are 20 patients at the leprosarium at Derby, and this is their story.

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Crew

Director
Bernice Daly
Producer
Bernice Daly
Executive Producers
Paul Williams

Cast

Presenter: Bernice Daly -

Production Details

Production Completion Date
1985
Genre
Science
Production Company
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Sales

International Sales
ABC Content Sales