Discussions in Bioethics: Happy Birthday

One of a series of short, open-ended dramas designed to stimulate discussion of values and ethics in relation to modern medical technology. A young couple's marriage is threatened over a decision as to whether the husband should accept a job researching poison gas for military purposes. The wife is adamantly opposed. Regardless of their decision, someone will take the job. Should one morally accept responsibility for the consequences?

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Film Credits

director
Jefferson Lewis
screenplay
Jefferson Lewis
producer
Wolf Koenig
camera
Susan Trow
sound
Jacques Drouin
editing
Rita Roy
sound editing
Wojtek Klis
re-recording
Hans Peter Strobl
cast
Daphné Bruneau
Sheena Larkin
Walter Massey
Patty Talbot
Georgina Thomson
Timothy Webber

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