Lyme Documentary "Under Our Skin" makes Emmy short list



November 19, 2009

UNDER OUR SKIN was selected as one of the 15 finalists competing for Best Documentary Feature in the 82nd Academy Awards.

Unfolding like a real-life thriller, UNDER OUR SKIN exposes the hidden epidemic of Lyme disease and reveals how our corrupt medical system is failing to address one of the most serious illnesses of our time. Open Eye Pictures is thrilled that the Academy has honored the courageous Lyme patients and physicians whose stories are told in this film. And we hope that this nomination will help spread awareness about this devastating disease and serve as a catalyst for fixing our countrys broken health care system.