Item Details

One Brief Life [videorecording]

British Broadcasting Corporation
Format
Video; Government Document; DVD
Summary
"During her eight weeks of life, Leaney Lavea - born prematurely and with medically insurmountable abnormalities - was dependent on machines to live. But were these machines prolonging her life or were they merely delaying her death? This deeply moving program explores the ethical dilemma surrounding a case that began in a hospital and ended up in court..."--from video container.
Director
Sophie Rolfe
Performers
Narrator, Joan Bakewell.
Release Date
1998
Run Time
40 min.
Language
English
Variant Title
Subtitle on disc label and container: Baby L case
Series
Heart of the Matter
Heart of the Matter (Television Program)
Credits
Director/producer, Sophie Rolfe ; camera, Graeme Patrick.
Published
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanties & Sciences, c2004.
Publisher no.
9183 Films for the Humanities & Sciences
Description
1 videodisc (40 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD.
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