First Steps (1985)

Film details

Synopsis

TV film based on the story of Dr. Jerrold Petrofsky, a physiologist in Ohio, and his experiments with computer electrodes to stimulate the paralyzed leg muscles of Nan Davis, a 23 year old paraplegic and college student. Written by Rod Browning.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top