The traditional split between the mind, the body, and the soul has troubled many people especially those suffering from serious illnesses or ailments. Today, healing goes beyond the efforts of medical care and touches upon deeper matters. This 60-minute Canadian Film Board production explores the human journey through life and death.
Best-selling author Deepak Chopra says in an interview: "Science does a good job of understanding and treating disease at the level of cells and organs, but it neglects the whole person." A man dying of cancer explains how he is using his pain to get in touch with his higher self. A young boy whose body is riddled with cancer pays tribute to Dr. Bernie Siegel who has inspired him. He goes on to wage a war against the enemy that has invaded his lungs through imagery. Dr. Marion Woodman, a psychotherapist, talks about her own healing miracle and her soul work with others. A cellist discusses her descent into depression, and a man with AIDS reveals his reconnection with God during his journey toward death.