Discussions in Bioethics: The Courage of One's Convictions

One of a series of short, open-ended dramas designed to stimulate discussion of values and ethics in relation to modern technology. Because of her religious convictions, a 17-year-old girl refuses medical treatment that will prolong her life. Her decision remains firm in spite of the pleas of her physician, who begins to question who has the right to determine a person's life or death.

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Film Credits

director
Gil Cardinal
producer
Wolf Koenig
script
Kelly Rebar
camera
Zoe Dirse
sound
Richard Besse
editing
Ian Rankin
sound editing
Wojtek Klis
re-recording
Hans Peter Strobl
cast
Susan Bain
Wendy Dawson
Gavin Patrick
Tom Rack
Doug Smith

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