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Breaking The Cycle
Jools Walker wears many hats. Author, caregiver, activist, public speaker and style icon to name a few. Not to mention cycling enthusiast. This endearing short portrait tells the story of her living with depression. And using writing and the power of mindset as tools for managing her illness.Watch Now
Robert Emilio Gagno is one of the world's top pinball players. He's also autistic. This film chronicles his courageous journey to shed his youth and gain independence as he rises through the ranks of the international competitive circuit.Watch Now
Original Documentary Series
Love, Kam is the inspiring first-person account of an incredibly courageous young woman's cancer journey in the midst of a pandemic. Faced with a diagnosis during her final year of college, Kam captures her story in realtime. A process which in turn becomes her own source of strength. New episodes drop every Sunday.PLAY
1. Stage 4 at Age 21
A young college student, in the face of a life changing diagnosis, does her best to process the news.
2. Full Cancer Diagnosis
Bravely taking stock of the situation, Kam outlines her specific cancer and options for treatment.
3. Chemo Round 1
Thankful to have round one behind her, Kam discusses her diet and suppliment regimen.
4. Day In My Life
In search of relaxation and calm, Kam spends the day on a collage project and some retail therapy.
A father-daughter drive-thru fast-food adventure turns into a super-size order of laughs.
6. Chemo Round 2
Kam works out and stays centered amidst a busy week of doctor's appointments and chemo.
7. Pink Hair Time
With Kam's blond locks beginning to fall out, her sister helps her create a bold new look.
8. Bye-Bye Hair
The "girl with bangs" shaves it off live via zoom as friends jump on to share laughter and support.
9. Weekend Away From Chemo
Wearing a stylish new head wrap Kam and dad head for a grand adventure on the Oregon Coast.
10. Chemo Round 3
With chemo taking it's toll on her body, Kam maintains her positive mindset and vows to continue the fight.
11. Get Ready With Me
A post-workout glow-up leads to an incredible transformation.
12. Week In My Life
Mid-chemo, Kam stays positive with an uplifting itinerary of family-time, self-care and fresh air.
13. Cancer Skincare Routine
Kam's nighttime regimen is a skincare masterclass for anybody experiencing cancer.
14. Chemo Round 6
Kam documents a week in her life and celebrates the halfway point of her chemo regimen.
15. Thanksgiving Day
Kam celebrates Thanksgiving with Portland's best donuts and some laughs with Hayden.
16. PET Scan Experience
Four months into chemo, Kam prepares for a procedure to reveal whether her cancer is responding to treatment.
17. Chemo Round 7
During a bagel taste-off with Hayden, Kam learns the shocking truth about supermarket cream cheese.
18. Family Christmas
After a very difficult chemo, Shivani and the family help Kam create a magical holiday.
19. What I Eat In A Week
Kam lets us in on her healthy eating regimen and some tricks of the trade to combat cancer cravings.
20. Chemo Round 11
After a promising job interview, Kam reflects on loneliness and the challenges of fighting cancer during a pandemic.
21. Last Chemo Ever
Finishing her chemo regimen, Kam prepares to celebrate and looks forward to her upcoming scans.
22. Self Care With Kam
Quarantining and awaiting her scans, Kam takes a self-care weekend to relax and stay positive.
23. Roadtrip To Bend
Skateboard in hand, Kam and her family take to the mountains for a euphoric winter getaway.
24. Let's Get Healthy
Regaining stamina and getting back in shape after chemo ain't easy. Kam show's us how it's done.
25. Cancer Free
Overjoyed, thankful and exhausted, Kam reflects on her cancer journey and looks forward to the future.
26. Post Cancer Day In My Life
Kam takes us along as she prepares for a glamorous 22nd birthday celebration with her family.
27. Moving To Hawaii?
Chasing sunshine and waves Kam and her friend Caroline hop a flight for the Aloha State.
28. Moving To Hawaii (Part 2)
Reconnecting with Emily creates a finale to a magical trip as Kam reflects on life and her future.
29. Oregon Coast Roadtrip
At a classic summer haunt of their youth, Kam and friends reunite for an idyllic girls getaway.
30. Trip To NYC
A cancer remission trip to New York City with Shivani turns into one big crazy party.
31. Going Out In Seattle
Catching up with friends in Seattle over a beautiful spring weekend and a little puppy love.v
32. Portland Adventures
Kam's weekend kicks off with a night out in Portland and ends with an unforgettable outdoor wedding.
Original Documentary Series
Love, Kam is the inspiring first-person account of an incredibly courageous young woman's cancer journey in the midst of a pandemic. Faced with a diagnosis during her final year of college, Kam captures her story in realtime. A process which in turn becomes her own source of strength. New episodes drop every Sunday.WATCH NOW
Defying All Odds
In 2000, Dr. Terry Wahls, now a world-renowned American doctor and scientist is diagnosed with a severe form of MS. This is the story of her decline, her astonishing recovery - and the alternative treatment she created to save her own life.Watch Now
A Life In Waves
A Life In Waves explores the world of electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani. Composing some of New Age music’s most successful records and even surviving cancer. A legendary artist known for both pop culture artifacts and bold experiments in sound.Watch Now
Charlene Lim grew up shy. Then she found yoga. Her confidence greatly enhanced, she suddenly found herself capable of things she had previously thought impossible: Rock climbing, cycling, swimming and snow sports. An then, her own yoga school.Watch Now
The Big C
The Big C with acclaimed actress Laura Linney is a show about life, love, and yes, cancer. We're proud to present this programming free to the SurvivorNet community as a bit of comedic relief. Because laughter can be great medicine.PLAY
1. The Big C - Pilot
A diagnosis of terminal cancer inspires Minneapolis schoolteacher Cathy Jamison to live life to the fullest for as long as she can.
2. Summer Time
As Cathy embarks on an uncertain summer, she insists that Adam stay home with her instead of attending soccer camp.
3. There’s No C in Team
As she fends off both Paul’s pleas to revive their marriage and a cancer support group’s effort to get her to open up about her illness, Cathy is stunned to learn that her neighbor’s dog can tell she has cancer.
4. Playing the Cancer Car
As Paul jump-starts his life as a single dad by returning to rugby, Cathy cashes out her retirement account to buy a new sports car.
5. Blue-Eyed Iris
Catching Adam watching Internet porn prompts Cathy to have sex talks with both him and her students as she looks to reclaim her own sexuality.
6. Taking Lumps
When a new lump reveals that her cancer is getting worse, Cathy decides to call off her affair with the school’s handyman as she looks to reunite her family for an annual charity race.
7. Two for the Road
Cathy persuades Sean to join her on a trip to surprise their dad on his birthday, leaving Adam and Paul at home for a boys’ weekend together.
8. Happy Birthday, Cancer
A surprise party for her 43rd birthday leaves Cathy in a quandary over her plans to join Lenny for a weekend getaway in the Bahamas.
9. The Ecstasy and the Agony
Following her island weekend with Lenny, Cathy decides to experiment with Ecstasy, while Paul’s excitement over his promotion at work is dimmed after catching his wife with her new boyfriend.
10. Divine Intervention
Facing divorce and the loss of her best friend, Cathy looks to make amends with those around her.
11. New Beginnings
Paul’s spontaneous display of solidarity prompts Cathy to seek out a cure for her cancer.
12. Everything That Rises Must Converge
As Cathy and Todd head to Canada to try a controversial bee venom cancer cure, Paul moves back home to care for his wife, and Adam grows worried when his mom inserts herself into his fledging romance with a classmate.
13. Taking the Plunge
Marlene’s suicide prompts Cathy to embark on a risky treatment as she unexpectedly inherits her late neighbor’s house.
1. Losing Patients
In the wake of Marlene's (Phyllis Somerville) death, Cathy (Laura Linney) is plagued by her late neighbor's ghost as she learns that her latest chemotherapy regimen isn't working. And as Cathy looks for a second opinion, the news of his sister's illness launches Sean (John B. Hickey) into a psychotic episode.
2. Musical Chairs
As Cathy (Laura Linney) is uncomfortable with the sympathy she receives upon returning to work, she uses her appointment with Dr. Sherman (guest star Alan Alda) to press for a spot in a new clinical trial. Meanwhile, as Sean (John B. Hickey) remains upset over being kept in the dark about his sister's cancer, Rebecca's (Cynthia Nixon) ultrasound prompts her to ask Cathy to throw her a baby shower right away.
3. Sexual Healing
Paul (Oliver Platt) finds himself in an awkward situation when Cathy (Laura Linney) loses all interest in sex and then offers Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe) a place to stay until graduation. Meanwhile, as Adam (Gabriel Basso) deals with his own emerging sexuality, Rebecca (Cynthia Nixon) struggles with Sean's (John B. Hickey) suddenly awakened libido.
With her clinical trial about to get underway, Cathy (Laura Linney) is beset by one problem after another. And as he prepares for Halloween, Sean (John B. Hickey) worries that his house is being haunted by its late owner, Marlene.
5. Cats And Dogs
As she finds herself getting closer to a fellow clinical trial patient (guest star Hugh Dancy), Cathy (Laura Linney) worries about Paul's (Oliver Platt) commitment to finding a new job. Meanwhile, when Adam (Gabriel Basso) gets in over his head in an effort to ease his sexual frustration, he turns to his uncle Sean (John B. Hickey) for help.
6. The Little C
As she grows closer to a fellow clinical trial patient, Cathy (Laura Linney) shakes up her life by becoming her high school's swimming coach. And while Paul (Oliver Platt) coaches an immigrant co-worker on how to get a promotion at work, Adam's (Gabriel Basso) encounter with a prostitute causes problems for the whole family.
7. Goldilocks And The Bears
After learning that her blood pressure is elevated, Cathy (Laura Linney) turns to her new "cancer friend," Lee (guest star Hugh Dancy), for advice. While Paul (Oliver Platt) feels skeptical about the nature of Lee's relationship with Cathy, Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe) and Myk (guest star Boyd Holbrook) have a very nervous first date.
8. The Last Thanksgiving
Seeing signs that her chemotherapy is working, Cathy (Laura Linney) plans an elaborate Thanksgiving dinner to celebrate. But as her good news threatens to expose her friend Lee’s (guest star Hugh Dancy) lack of success with his own treatment, the ill-fated holiday dinner party ends in tragedy.
9. A Little Death
As Rebecca (guest star Cynthia Nixon) mourns her miscarriage, a misleading funeral announcement causes Cathy (Laura Linney) to reflect on her own impending death. As Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe) struggles to find the right time and place for sex with Myk, Adam's (Gabriel Basso) efforts to cope with his mom's cancer sparks an unusual new friendship.
10. How Do You Feel?
As Cathy (Laura Linney) looks to patch things up with Lee (guest star Hugh Dancy) in the wake of their falling out over Thanksgiving dinner, Sean (John B. Hickey) struggles to cope with the loss of his girlfriend and their unborn child. Meanwhile, Adam (Gabriel Basso) discovers an unsettling truth when he joins Poppy (guest star Parker Posey) at her high school reunion.
11. Fight Or Flight
As Cathy’s (Laura Linney) search for her missing brother sends her and Adam (Gabriel Basso) to the streets, the demands of an all-night inventory at work force Paul (Oliver Platt) to take extreme measures. And as Myk’s attempts to advance their relationship nearly drive Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe) away again, Cathy redoubles her efforts to find an alternative treatment for Lee (guest star Hugh Dancy).
12. The Darkest Day
On the eve of a family vacation in Italy, Cathy (Laura Linney) rushes to be with her dying friend Lee (guest star Hugh Dancy). And as Cathy is forced to confront some hard choices between her friend and her family, the discovery of Myk’s illegal activities exposes the real reason behind his plans to marry Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe).
13. Crossing The Line
To honor her late friend Lee, Cathy (Laura Linney) sets out to run in a New Year’s Eve marathon. But as she forges ahead against the advice of her doctor (Reid Scott), Paul’s (Oliver Platt) mounting drug problem threatens to derail her plans.
1. Thin Ice
With Paul (Oliver Platt) recovering from his near-fatal heart attack, and Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe) returning from her African adventure, Cathy (Laura Linney) creates an alter ego as she gets some good news about her chemotherapy trial.
2. What's Your Story?
Adam (Gabriel Basso) accuses his parents of being hypocrites after Paul (Oliver Platt) uses his blog to reveal that Cathy (Laura Linney) had an affair. And as Andrea (Gabourey Sidibe) tries to revive the school’s Black Student Association, a new phone number provides Sean (John Benjamin Hickey) with a lucrative business opportunity.
3. Bundle Of Joy
As Cathy (Laura Linney) treats a skeptical Paul (Oliver Platt) to a cancer survivor’s personal growth seminar, a Valentine’s Day concert causes Adam (Gabriel Basso) to rethink his relationship with his girlfriend.
4. Family Matters
When Cathy’s (Laura Linney) health problems become a roadblock to their chances for adoption, Paul’s (Oliver Platt) inspiring blog posts could provide a solution. Meanwhile, Sean’s (John Benjamin Hickey) ownership of a gay sex phone line is disputed, and Adam’s (Gabriel Basso) new girlfriend challenges his faith in God.
5. Face Off
As Cathy (Lara Linney) looks to enlist a reluctant Adam (Gabriel Basso) in an effort to impress a couple who are interviewing prospective adoptive parents for their baby, Paul (Oliver Platt) fights back his nerves as he prepares for his first outing as a motivational speaker.
6. Life Rights
As he and Cathy (Laura Linney) prepare to adopt, Paul (Oliver Platt) entertains a big shot producer’s (guest star Allison Janney) offer to turn his blog into movie. But when Cathy decides she doesn’t like where the film is going, she balks. Meanwhile, Sean’s (John Benjamin Hickey) face-to-face date with a phone sex client produces a surprising result.
7. How Bazaar
As Paul (Oliver Platt) discovers that life on the road with Joy (Susan Sarandon) will require much more from him than he thought, and Cathy (Laura Linney) uses the nursery renovation to help the Coopers, Adam (Gabriel Basso) makes a surprise donation to a church charity bazaar.
As Cathy (Laura Linney) puts an end to the Coopers’ adoption scam, she and Paul (Oliver Platt) stumble upon each other’s secrets. Meanwhile, Sean’s (John Benjamin Hickey) ménage à trois founders.
9. Vaya Con Dios
Stepping in for the late Joy Kleinman, Paul (Oliver Platt) takes the family to Puerto Rico for his own self help seminar. And as Cathy (Laura Linney) gets some bad news about her cancer treatments, she vows to use the vacation to face her fears of the water and her own mortality.
10. Fly Away
After getting lost during a scuba diving lesson, Cathy (Laura Linney) lands in the boat of a local fisherman. And unaware of the frantic search for his missing wife, Paul (Oliver Platt) creates an alter ego when he is approached by a woman at the hotel bar.
1. Quality Of Life - Part 1
Cathy plans a birthday party.
2. Quality Of Life - Part 2
Cathy plans a birthday party.
3. You Can't Take It With You - Part 1
Cathy upsets Paul when she tries to help him move on.
4. You Can't Take It With You - Part 2
Cathy upsets Paul when she tries to help him move on.
5. Quality Of Death - Part 1
Cathy inadvertently inspires Andrea to get her sparkle back.
6. Quality Of Death - Part 2
Cathy inadvertently inspires Andrea to get her sparkle back.
7. The Finale - Part 1
Series finale. Adam fulfills one of Cathy's wishes.
8. The Finale - Part 2
Series finale. Adam fulfills one of Cathy's wishes.
The Big C
The Big C with acclaimed actress Laura Linney is a show about life, love, and yes, cancer. We're proud to present this programming free to the SurvivorNet community as a bit of comedic relief. Because laughter can be great medicine.WATCH NOW
This powerful documentary chronicles the D.C. Divas as they fight to balance their lives as top athletes, wives, mothers and employees. At the same time competing for the National Championship Title.Watch Now
A Grand Journey
Jackson, WY native Kira Brazinski had her lower leg amputated as a child. But thanks to her courage and independent spirit she continues to pursue her love for the great outdoors through hiking, skiing, biking and yoga. This film follows Kira on a trek up one of our nation's most legendary peaks.Watch Now
Jim Allison: Breakthrough
Woody Harrelson narrates this astounding true story of one warm-hearted stubborn man's visionary quest to find a cure for cancer.Watch Now
Fallon Fox is MMA's first transgender athlete. Terrence Clemens is an NBA hopeful who happens to be gay. This unique film explores the parallel paths of both athletes during their coming out process and sheds light on the challenges LGBTQ athletes face throughout their careers.Watch Now
The Music Of Strangers
The Music of Strangers is an uplifting film from Oscar-winning director Morgan Neville. It features Yo-Yo Ma and the Silkroad Ensemble as they embark on a global search: A mission to explore the ways art preserves our traditions and shapes our culture.Watch Now
The C Word
Filmmaker Meghan O'Hara and neuroscientist Dr. David Servan-Schreiber join forces to expose the systematic failings in our society which predispose us to disease. The message is simple, life-changing, radical: we can beat cancer before cancer beats us.Watch Now
No No: A Dockumentary
Dock Ellis was one of the most interesting and prolific players in 1970s baseball. He spoke out publicly against racism in the sport and pitched a no-hitter that has become the stuff of legend. This film traces his recovery from substance abuse and his efforts to help other addicts.Watch Now
Ode To Desolation
Jim Henterly is an illustrator, a naturalist and one of the last remaining fire lookouts in North America. With technology and AI threatening to make his role obsolete, Jim continues to safeguard both the surrounding national park lands and the history of his profession.Watch Now
In a unique rehabilitation program inmates collaborate with Grammy-winning artist "Speech" Thomas from the hip-hop group Arrested Development. Together working through painful elements of their past as they write and record original music. It’s a hopeful look at the power of song to heal, inspire and empower.Watch Now
Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm
Music legend Levon Helm was a founding member of The Band. He survived throat cancer, won four Grammys and made it into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. This film follows him collaborating with bandmates as he prepares to record Dirt Farmer, his first studio album in over 20 years.Watch Now
Can You Dig This
Can You Dig This explores the urban gardening revolution currently taking place in South Central Los Angeles, one of the largest food deserts in the country. We follow the inspirational personal journeys of four 'gangster gardeners,' all planting the seeds for a better life.Watch Now
Jacques Houot is an 82 year-old ski racer, downhill mountain biker, and local legend in the Rockies. A survivor of cancer, avalanches, a car crash and a heart attack - he's living proof that laughter is the ultimate medicine.Watch Now
After Vietnam, infantryman Johnnie Jameson found himself back in LA and in need of some therapy. He found it in the LA Marathon. And he's run it every year since the beginning. Through determination and his own sense of humor, he's found a way out of the trauma of his past.Watch Now
Award Winning Documentaries:
A Mild Touch Of Cancer
After beating non-Hodgkin lymphoma thanks to a revolutionary CAR T-cell treatment, comedian David Downs sets out to help others dealing with the disease. A heartwarming tale of optimism in the face of one of life's greatest challenges.Watch Now
Want living proof it's possible to keep a positive and tenacious attitude after a life-changing injury? This thrilling glimpse at the accomplishments of a trio of adaptive athletes shows we're capable of whatever we put our minds to.Watch Now
The Great Alone
Alaskan Legend Lance Mackey survived throat cancer to win the Iditarod four times. His love for the dogs and the sport - runs deep. And he's won it more than anybody else in history. This inspiring film chronicles his attempt at a fifth victory.Watch Now
Between Two Harbors
Twenty-one people with cancer travel to Catalina for five days of intensive ocean activity. A look at a unique recovery program designed to emotionally and physically recharge survivors by helping them reestablish their connection to the ocean.Watch Now
While hiking in the Montana backcountry, chef Eduardo Garcia was shocked by 2400 volts of electricity. The accident cost him an arm, ribs and nearly his life. But more important than what he lost is what he found.Watch Now
When four best friends drove cross-country in search of adaptive sports, their cameras captured uplifting stories of broken boundaries and the common goals among all who are active.Watch Now
Introducing SN & You.
A new series from SurvivorNetTV with everything from the latest science to cannabis to advice on sex after cancer. Plus inspiring words from celebrity survivors. Opinions from the most respected names in medicine. And stories of determination from people a lot like you. In this episode we profile the incredible breast cancer survival stories of Joan Lunden and Giuliana Rancic.Watch Now
The Day I Became Alive
At 31, Filmmaker Derek Dienner was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer. Faced with his own mortality, Derek learned how to turn tragedy into a motivator for change.Watch Now
As a teenager Sean Swarner was diagnosed with two lethal forms of cancer. Now, he's trekking to the brutal and unforgiving North Pole. ‘True North’ is the inspiring account of one very brave survivor’s quest to bring hope to millions of people touched by cancer around the world.Watch Now
Sink Or Swim
When Llywelyn Williams was hit by a car, his life changed in an instant. However, as he lay in the hospital and adjusted to losing a leg, he decided he would never lose his dream.Watch Now
Wonder Women traces the fascinating evolution and legacy of the quintessential American superheroine. We go behind the scenes with Lynda Carter, Lindsay Wagner, comic writers and artists, and real-life superheroines such as Gloria Steinem, Kathleen Hanna and others for an refreshing counterpoint to the male-dominated genre.Watch Now
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