The Mystery of Children Born without Hands or Arms

24 min
Available from 26/11/2020 to 23/02/2021

In France, 18 birth clusters of children with no fingers, hands or arms prompted an investigation into the causes. One of the clusters is located on the Swiss border, in the Ain department. Has an excess number of cases of malformation perhaps been detected in Switzerland?

This programme by Swiss channel RTS is part of The European Collection, a joint initiative of European public media (ARD, ARTE, France Télévisions, SSR SRG and ZDF), coordinated by ARTE and supported by the Creative Europe - MEDIA programme.


  • Production :
    • RTS
  • Country :
    • Switzerland
  • Year :
    • 2019

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