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Stephen Hawking stars in his own movie

Documentary shows how famous scientist balances amazing mental ability with extreme physical disability.

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Professor Stephen Hawking, one of the world's most famous scientists, is now the star of his own movie.

He is releasing a documentary showing how he copes day-to-day, balancing an amazing mental ability with an extreme physical disability.

Al Jazeera's Phil Lavelle reports from Cambridge.

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