Genre: History Director/s: Carlos Alperin Cast: Dr. Jerrold M. Post Country/s: Australia Year: 2018 Writer/s: Carlos Alperin & Norman Siderow Producer/s: Carlos Alperin & Norman Siderow Language/s: English Budget: $1,2m Series: 3 x 52’
 

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Can our Presidents and Prime Ministers’ physical, emotional and mental illnesses influence their decision-making policies?

 

Synopsis
Historical events are influenced by the psychological, emotional and physical wellbeing of our political leaders. Strong, clear and balanced minds and bodies help political leaders take the right decisions at the right times. But what happens when they are ill or they suffer their well-known “gripe”? Under the influence of illnesses and traumas, they can take wrong decisions that can cost the lives of millions of people, can provoke wars and financial disasters.