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When My Time Comes
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directed by Joe Fab, 1951-; produced by Joe Fab, 1951-, Diane Rehm, 1936- and Diane Naughton, fl. 2021 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 54 mins
Spurred on by the death of her husband, Diane Rehm explores medical aid in dying. She speaks to people uncovering the facts and the myths surrounding this controversial practice that is now legal in nine states and the District of Columbia.
directed by Joe Fab, 1951-; produced by Joe Fab, 1951-, Diane Rehm, 1936- and Diane Naughton, fl. 2021 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 54 mins
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One Day That Changed My Life, Season 2, Episode 6
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directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
Former West End, Billy Elliot star Brodie is trying to secure a place at one of the UK's top ballet schools, Michelle is pitching for a donation to help transform an unloved hospital courtyard into a therapeutic green space, and Nelema, who was born profoundly deaf, takes her driving test in a bid to achieve her d...
directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 47 mins
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Horizon, Season 55, Episode 1, How To Die a Better Death
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presented by Kevin Fong, 1971-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 55, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 53 mins
How should we approach medical treatment when we’re dying? It’s a question we all have to face, but avoid talking about. Thanks to advances in modern medicine, doctors are better equipped to fight many life-threatening diseases. Their focus is saving lives. Death is something to battle against, right until the...
presented by Kevin Fong, 1971-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 55, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 53 mins
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House Call - Vika
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directed by David Ofek, 1968- and Neta Shoshani, fl. 2013; produced by Lee Yardeni, fl. 2008 and Aviram Buchris, fl. 2008 (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
Terminally ill patients in Israel are given the option to die in their own homes rather than in a hospital. They are also eligible for a state - funded home hospice team - doctor, nurse and social worker. Providing physical and mental support, the team assists the patients in parting from what is here and arriving...
directed by David Ofek, 1968- and Neta Shoshani, fl. 2013; produced by Lee Yardeni, fl. 2008 and Aviram Buchris, fl. 2008 (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
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The End of the Road
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directed by Sergio García Locatelli, fl. 2009; produced by Quechua Films (Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid: Quechua Films, 2015), 40 mins
Terminal patients, the mentally ill, the elderly and children offer us a different look to the everyday citizen, with thoughts based on their life experiences. The man who has to step up every day to death is the man with a shield against the pain of others; he needs to be strong in order to continue with his life...
directed by Sergio García Locatelli, fl. 2009; produced by Quechua Films (Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid: Quechua Films, 2015), 40 mins
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Guiding Cardiovascular Patients and Their Families at the End of Life
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produced by Health E. Galaxy (New Jersey: Health E. Galaxy, 2013), 37 mins
This video has a presentation by Dr. Lynne Warner Stevenson on guiding cardiology patients and their families at the end of life.
produced by Health E. Galaxy (New Jersey: Health E. Galaxy, 2013), 37 mins
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Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall
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directed by Edgar Barens, 1962-; produced by Edgar Barens, 1962-, Prison Terminal and HBO Documentary Films (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2013), 40 mins
Prison Terminal breaks through the walls of one of America's oldest maximum security prisons to tell the incredibly moving story of the final months in the life of a terminally ill prisoner, Jack Hall, and the hospice volunteers (prisoners themselves) who care for him.
directed by Edgar Barens, 1962-; produced by Edgar Barens, 1962-, Prison Terminal and HBO Documentary Films (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2013), 40 mins
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Four Corners, A Good Death
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produced by Sue Spencer, fl. 2010, ABC Commercial, in Four Corners (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 56 mins
Four Corners follows four brave Australians as they come to the end of their lives and the people determined to give them a good death.
produced by Sue Spencer, fl. 2010, ABC Commercial, in Four Corners (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 56 mins
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Lessons for the Living
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directed by Lily Henderson, fl. 2009; produced by Leslie Koren, fl. 2008, Thin Place Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 51 mins
Lessons for the Living reveals a unique subculture of Hospice volunteers as they reflect on their experiences and philosophies of life and death. Among them, a teenager escapes from the drama of high school by sitting bed side with a man whispering wisdom to him only to bring his corpse to the morgue one day later...
directed by Lily Henderson, fl. 2009; produced by Leslie Koren, fl. 2008, Thin Place Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 51 mins
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Frontline, Facing Death
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directed by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015; produced by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015, WGBH Boston, Mead Street Films and Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 55 mins
How far would you go to sustain the life of someone you love, or your own? When the moment comes, and you're confronted with the prospect of pulling the plug, do you know how you'll respond? FRONTLINE examines the complicated reality of today's modern, medicalized death, and offers an unusually intimate portrait o...
directed by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015; produced by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015, WGBH Boston, Mead Street Films and Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 55 mins
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