Birth of a Brain: Ten Million Galaxies

  • 1982 ----- color ----- 35 min ----- 16mm/vhs//
  • Illustrates the genetic origins and development of the brain and the corresponding behavioral manifestations. Follows the physiological progress of a human fetus from prenatal development through birth to the age of eight months. A birth sequence, computer graphics and other visual effects enhance the film as it correlates physiological changes to corresponding behaviors. (Original title: Naissance du Cerveau: Dix Milliards de Galaxies; produced by Les Films du Levant)
  • Topics: (Physiology, Psychology: Developmental)