When Gweneviere Mann lost her short-term memory, following surgery to remove a brain tumor, she was forced to navigate life in a new way. But she wasn’t alone. With the support of her boyfriend, Yasir Salem, Gweneviere found she could tackle the challenges her condition threw her way—and a few more.

Directed by: The Rauch Brothers
Art Direction: Bill Wray
Storyboard: Stephen DeStefano
Animation: Tim Rauch
Assistant Animation: Polly Guo, Erica Perez
FX and Compositing: Gary Leib, Deena Beck
Audio Produced by: Jasmyn Belcher, Michael Garofalo
Music: “Alina’s Place” and “Black Fur” by Fredrik (The Kora Records/House of Hassle)
Funding Provided by: Corporation for Public Broadcasting
In partnership with American Folklike Center/NPR/POV