Anticipated Length 80 minutes 
nysca post-production grant, 2019
Completion Date 2020

LOGLINE: A terminally-ill Paralympic world champion takes control of her fate by planning for medical aid-in-dying. As her body gives way and her time left to live grows unpredictable, she resolves to find liberation in her impending death.

Marieke winning gold at the 2012 London Paralympics

Marieke winning gold at the 2012 London Paralympics

Rio, 2016 at the Paralympic Games: Marieke wins silver and bronze. At a widely-covered press conference, she gives an impassioned public statement that all nations should allow their citizens the right to choose how to die. She becomes a new heroine of the right-to-die movement and suddenly is known around the world.

Rio, 2016 at the Paralympic Games: Marieke wins silver and bronze. At a widely-covered press conference, she gives an impassioned public statement that all nations should allow their citizens the right to choose how to die. She becomes a new heroine of the right-to-die movement and suddenly is known around the world.