I’m not Afraid

Ik ben niet bang
Fadi Hindash
Netherlands | 2016 | 90 min.


Category: Who is Normal Here?

For several year, Mrs. Eli has been fighting to end her life through assisted suicide. Until a recent breakthrough, patients with a mental diagnosis were excluded from the Dutch euthanasia law. The documentary follows the final phase of preparations, during which the patient is accompanied by her longtime psychiatrist. Frederik Polak, a pioneer of unorthodox methods, including the use of medical marijuana. Alleviating the suffering of patients is his main priority. The film closely follows the situation of a person who has decided to end her life with the help of doctors, also drawing attention to the price the therapist pays for carrying out his work.

Projection

11. 03. 19:00 Atlas - Large Hall World premiere Debate with guests Tickets
12. 03. 17:30 Ponrepo Debate with guests Tickets
14. 03. 22:00 Atlas - Small Hall Tickets

Director

Fadi Hindash

Filmography:
Not Quite The Taliban, 2009

Sales

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