How does one live with the unbearable? When the worst has happened and the one to blame is yourself? Death of a Child is an exploration of the lives of parents who have caused their own children's deaths.
Having a child die is the worst thing imaginable - but what if you are responsible? Just one moment of distraction, one lapse of concentration, can put a child's life at risk. With a sympathetic and unobtrusive approach, this poignant doc explores the stories of parents who have undergone this trauma. Grappling with their own guilt, lengthy legal battles and the wrath of the public eye, these parents open up about their unthinkable tragedy.