How does a family with a cancer-stricken child persevere in the face of the heart-wrenching challenges that emerge every day? Five such families are profiled in this moving documentary filmed in and around the Cincinnati Children's Hospital. Honest and unsparing, the film documents the struggle for life, the experience of death, and the spiritual strength possessed by the afflicted children and their loved ones. 4 2/3 hrs. total on two discs. Soundtrack: English; biographies; deleted scenes; interviews.