MAGNIFICENT BURDEN

2016 Alumni

Expected to Attend: Rob Nelson; producer/cinematographer Karin Hayes; producer/subject Taylor Stein

NYC PREMIERE As the daughter of a nightlife impresario, Taylor Stein was a fixture of the New York party scene. But her life took a dramatic turn when she went undercover for the FBI to expose an international baby-trafficking ring. Magnificent Burden follows her journey after adopting a Ukrainian boy with a rare genetic disease. She becomes a vocal advocate for patients, demanding that Big Pharma make potentially effective treatments available for compassionate use.

Section:

Fight the Power

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Official Site: http://www.magnificentburden.com
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Director: Rob Nelson
Producer: Karin Hayes, P.G. Morgan, Rob Nelson, Taylor Stein, Executive Producer Stephen Nemeth
Cinematographer: Karin Hayes
Editor: Aleksandar Marinovich
Music: Sean Murray
Running Time: 87
Language: English
Country: USA
Year: 2016