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Peter (Peter D ) Richardson; Melody Korenbrot; Greg Snider; Max Richter; HBO Documentary Films,; Clearcut Productions,; New Video Group,
|語言註釋：||Closed-captioned in English.|
|注意：||Extras: Deleted scenes (43 min.); Theatrical trailer; Filmmaker bio; About Docurama; Dourama trailers.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010.
|餘額：||Edited by Greg Snider and Peter D. Richardson ; music by Max Richter.|
|獎賞：||Winner, 2011 Grand Jury Prize: Documentary, Sundance Film Festival.|
|描述：||1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|責任：||HBO Documentary Films ; directed, produced and photographed by Peter D. Richardson ; executive producer, Melody Korenbrot ; Clearcut Productions, Inc.|
In 1994, Oregon became the first state to legalize physician-assisted suicide. Since then, more than 500 Oregonians have taken their mortality into their own hands. Filmmaker Peter Richardson gently enters the lives of the terminally ill as they consider whether--and when--to end their lives by lethal overdose. Richardson examines both sides of the complex, emotionally charged issue. What emerges is a life-affirming, staggeringly powerful portrait of what it means to die with dignity.
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(發佈的EMRO讀者 2012-01-26 )
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