Germaine McCormack-Kos set out to tell their story in her documentary, WALK ON THE WILD SIDE.After being diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer, dealing with the unknown and uncertainty of intense treatments, and eventually being cured, Ms. McCormack-Kos, an Irish national who lives in Barcelona, Spain, sought to understand how medicine had advanced to be able to cure her. With the help of her own oncologist and others she met along her journey, Ms. McCormack-Kos soon discovered some of the pioneers of oncology and chemotherapy—Dr. Frei, Dr. Freireich, Dr. Holland, and Dr. Mathé—and immersed herself in their epic stories.
The amazing, inspirational story of the pioneers who found the first cures for cancer and those who have followed, intertwined with Germaine’s poetic upbeat fight for her life when diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. Read More