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The Suicide Tourist (2007)

TV-PG | | Documentary | 2 March 2010 (USA)
Frontline investigates suicide tourism by following a Chicago native as he travels to Switzerland in order to take his life with help of a nonprofit organization that legally assists suicides.

Director:

John Zaritsky
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7 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Arthur Bernard Arthur Bernard ... Himself - Dignitas
Craig Ewert Craig Ewert ... Himself
Ivan Ewert Ivan Ewert ... Himself - Craig's Son
Katrina Ewert Katrina Ewert ... Herself - Craig's Daughter
Mary Ewert Mary Ewert ... Herself - Craig's Wife
Silvan Luley Silvan Luley ... Himself - Dignitas
Will Lyman ... Himself - Narrator
Ludwig Minelli Ludwig Minelli ... Himself - Founder and Director, Dignitas
Hans-Jürg Schweizer Hans-Jürg Schweizer ... Himself - Retired Surgeon (as Dr. Hans-Jürg Schweizer)
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Storyline

Do we have the right to end our lives if life itself becomes unbearable, or we are terminally ill? With unique access to Dignitas, the Swiss non-profit that has helped over one thousand people die, filmmaker John Zaritsky offers a revealing look at two couples facing the most difficult decision of their lives--and lets us see as one Chicago native makes the trip to Switzerland for what will become the last day of his life.

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Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 March 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Az öngyilkos turista See more »

Filming Locations:

Zurich, Switzerland See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| | (edited)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (Dolby 5.1)

Color:

Color (NTSC Color)
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