The Human Mannequin – 18-year-old Louise Wedderbuun suffers from Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva, which is gradually fusing her bones together, and she faces the prospect of paralysis and early death. However, she has an ambition to work in the fashion industry, which she begins to fulfill by travelling to London Fashion week with two designers. A parallel story tells of the hope that a cure has been identified that might prolong Louise’s life.
Channel: Channel 4 Education
Producer: Nine Lives