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Living While Dying

an intimate personal documentary about coming to terms with being mortal

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As a baby boomer, I was curious about death, and decided to pick up my camera and film four friends with terminal illnesses who chose to live out their days in hospice care at home.  Along the way, I sought the advice of an aboriginal elder and a deathwalker in Australia,witnessed a mass cremation in Bali and asked my 90-year old mother to sit in a coffin while we discussed her EOL wishes.  

The website is livingwhiledying.org

Here is a brief interview on SOPTV Immense Possibilities

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