Documentary showing this weekend looks into 'shaken baby syndrome'

Documentary showing this weekend looks into 'shaken baby syndrome'

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - "The Syndrome" is a new documentary film making major waves on the festival circuit and screening at the Arizona International Film Festival on April 18. The film uncovers the origins of what it says is the myth of  Shaken Baby Syndrome and has been called "an eye-opening hybrid of medical drama and courtroom thriller." It's definitely a hot topic with national cases playing out in legal battles. Director and producer Meryl Goldsmith and investigative reporter/producer Susan Goldsmith tell us more about their documentary. Arizona International Film Festival screening is at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at The Screening Room, 127 E. Congress St.

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