A Shot to Save the World

Writer/Director: Tjardus Greidanus

At a time when polio, one of the most feared diseases of the 20th century strikes 50,000 children a year, a young researcher named Jonas Salk delves into the mystery of “the crippler” while battling the scientific establisment to achieve one of modern medicine’s greatest breakthroughs.

This CINE Golden Eagle Award-winning documentary features Bill Gates, and premiered on the Smithsonian Networks and the BBC.

“An incredible tale about how the American people came together on a massive scale”

—The Huffington Post

CINE Film Festival
SAN LUIS FILM FESTIVAL