Mademoiselle and the Doctor

Synopsis: Most debates surrounding the subject of euthanasia involve the terminally ill and the ease of suffering, but this film has a different kind of right-to-death candidate at its center. Lisette Nigot is 79 and in perfect health, but she has no interest in living long enough to become sickly. She reaches out to Dr. Philip Nitschke, the first doctor to euthanize a patient, and the two challenge the notions of what criteria determines whether someone should be allowed to die.

Synopsis: Most debates surrounding the subject of euthanasia involve the terminally ill and the ease of suffering, but this film has a diff... View More

Directed By: Janine Hosking