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The Courage of one's convictions

Author: Wolf Koenig; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: [Montreal] : NFB, Richmond, B.C. : P.E.M.C. [distributor] 1985 ;
Series: P.E.M.C. videotapes, ST0064; Discussions in bioethics.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Because of her religious convictions, a 17-year-old girl refuses medical treatment which will prolong her life. Her reasoning causes the doctor to question who has the right to determine a person's life or death.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wolf Koenig; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 85757961
Credits: Director, Gil Cardinal; producer, Wolf Koenig.
Performer(s): Various performers ; script by Kelly Rebar.
Target Audience: 11, 12, s.
Description: 1 videocassette (15 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. (VHS).
Series Title: P.E.M.C. videotapes, ST0064; Discussions in bioethics.
Responsibility: produced by National Film Board ; producer, Wolf Koenig ; director, Gil Cardinal.

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Because of her religious convictions, a 17-year-old girl refuses medical treatment which will prolong her life. Her reasoning causes the doctor to question who has the right to determine a person's life or death.

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