Told as a film-noir detective story with colourful, graphic novel-inspired animation, The Cholesterol Question deconstructs cholesterol’s fascinating story for the average viewer – taking them through a scientific caper that debunks conventional wisdom and travels to the frontiers of heart health for new answers.

Directed by: Michael McNamara and Produced by Markham Street Films.

Awards: 2015 Canadian Screen Awards Nominee – Best Science Documentary

Genre: Documentary, Science
First Broadcast Date: October 30, 2014 on CBC The Nature of Things
Canada Watch it Now: CBC – The Nature of Things
US and International:
Vimeo, Amazon