Memento Mori

Niobe Thompson
2016 | 1 h 29 min
With remarkable access to Canada’s busiest organ-transplant hospital, this documentary brings viewers face-to-face with stories of life and death, and the impossible decisions that tragedy demands. From the very beginning to the final frame, filmmaker Niobe Thompson grips viewers in a relentless, emotional embrace and propels them from moments of unexpected joy to unbearable heartbreak.

Awards and distinctions

  • Best Documentary Feature Film
    Cinequest, San Jose