In Ghana, people with disabilities are often neglected and not allowed to work. Disability is seen as a punishment from the gods and results in many disabled Africans becoming beggars. Born with a malformed right leg, Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah has a mission to change the perception of disabled people in Africa and throughout the world.
Chronicles the life and times of Jon Comer, the first professional skateboarder with a prosthetic leg, and how he overcame losing a leg as a young boy and went on to realize a dream that no one had ever accomplished before.
Out on a Limb takes us on a trip through an intriguing science that is changing what it means to lose a limb. From Walter Reed Army Medical Center to university labs across the county, what was once futuristic is occurring now as developments in robotics and neuroscience create a new kind of prosthetics.
A hapless young Viking named Hiccup who aspires to hunt dragons becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself. Hiccup loses a leg and his dragon, Toothless, loses a wing. They both have prosthetics made for them.
A woman, Furiosa, rebels against a tyrannical ruler in post-apocalyptic Australia in search for her home-land with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshipper, and a drifter named Max. Furiosa has a prosthetic arm.