Community for Rare Disease
Fighting against scientific indifference, legislative gridlock, and the human cost of profit-driven markets, ten courageous individuals who struggle daily with rare diseases that have no known cure take action—harnessing the power of community, transcending adversity, and forging a new path forward for themselves and millions of others.
Rare is a feature-length documentary currently in production
"Rare" is a timely documentary that urgently addresses the overlooked issue of rare diseases. In today's fast-paced world, where medical advancements are rapid, the film highlights the growing number of individuals affected by these conditions. By showcasing their challenges and resilience, the documentary underscores the need to prioritize treatments and cures, especially as profit-driven markets often overshadow human well-being. Against the backdrop of evolving healthcare systems, "Rare" sparks a conversation about equitable access to care and the ethical implications of neglecting these conditions.
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"I choose to fight. I'll never stop fighting"
- Jessica Klein-Foglio
Meet The Team
DIRECTOR & PRODUCER
Nick Kovacic is a founding partner of Digital Cave, a Baltimore-based documentary filmmaking team that has directed and produced three feature-length documentaries: Brewmore Baltimore, 2014, Decanted, 2016 (NETFLIX Exclusive), and Agave | The Spirit of a Nation, 2018 (SXSW ’18 Spotlight Docs). Brewmore has gone on to win an EMMY for Outstanding Achievement in Documentary and was awarded the 2014 Food Filmmaker of Year from N.Y. Food Film Festival. He works and collaborates with a diverse group of filmmakers exploring new mediums that are redefining visual storytelling.