5000 Meters 2010
- 50 minutes
A group of five cancer survivors get together with the goal of reaching the top of Mexicos tallest Volcanoe, 5,000 meters high (17,000 feet). Dr. Olvera has discovered in this activity a form of therapy to help patients face cancer and the challenges it brings with it. Lead by a group of climbers the five cancer survivors find the peak of the Volcanoe and also overcome their fears. This documentary also features the majestic natural beauty of the two volcanoes surrounding Mexico City, the Popocateptl and Iztlaciuahtl.