Jewels Of The Jungle DVD Features
Full Frame - 1.33
Dolby Digital - English
Jewels of the Jungle, an hour-long documentary film, follows maverick researcher Dr. Gary Strobel on an epic journey through some of the world’s most beautiful forests as he searches for new natural medicines. Back in the laboratory, viewers watch as Strobel discovers what may one day become a new generation of “wonder drugs” that may cure malaria, cancer, and numerous other diseases. The film, produced with the support of the United States National Science Foundation, combines adventure, science, and nature to tell a compelling story about cutting-edge scientific research.
Originally aired on PBS in January 2007, Jewels of the Jungle has won multiple awards including the 2006 Element Film Festival’s Best Long Documentary and two 2006 Silver Telly Awards, for Science Documentary and Cinematography.