The scenes depicted in these films are real to the people who experience them, because all three of them have Macular Degeneration – the leading cause of blindness in the UK. <br> <br> On this website you can find some hard scientific facts about Macular. It's a nasty condition and every year more than 70,000 people in the UK are diagnosed with it.
But the most important thing you need to know is that smoking increases your risk of developing Macular. Research has shown that more people are scared of losing their sight than of contracting lung disease or heart disease. So if you know someone who thinks smoking is cool, show them these films. You might actually be helping them to live a better life.