Just after losing her husband to a similar condition, Dr Anne Turner is diagnosed with a fatal neurological condition. So she plans to end her life herself. Based on a true story.
25 January 2009 (UK)
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Also Known As:
Eine kurze Reise in die Schweiz
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Did You Know?
Fergus Walsh practically played himself in this film since he was the actual interviewer of the real Anne Turner for the BBC back in 2006. See more
In January trees in Switzerland are bald. The filming must have taken place in summertime. See more
[talking about the UK government's opposition to assisted suicide which forbids her even talking to anyone from Dignitas
Dr. Anne Turner
I can't even talk to these people in my own country. What kind of ludicrous law would turn us into criminals? If they want to jail the dying, why don't they turn the Houses of Parliament into a prison and leave us all there to rot, powerless and helpless, if that's how they want to keep us?
In memory of Dr. Anne Turner who died in Zurich on 24th January 2006. See more