DVD - 2009
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Portrayal of palliative caregiver Stephen Jenkinson. This film shows Tim Wilson's dealing with his denial of his own death where he almost succumbed to an illness, and coping with the near death of someone close to him. Jenkinson explains something that is uncomfortable for most Westerners to hear, that death and grief are woven into the fabric of life and that death is something to be 'befriended.'
Publisher: [United States] : Alive Mind ; New York, NY : distributed by Lorber HD Digital, c2009.
Branch Call Number: 155.937 Gri
Characteristics: 1 DVD (70 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title: Grief walker


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May 30, 2018

totally transcendental, including the cinematography

kevfarley Aug 25, 2014

An interesting perspective, on a subject we tend to aviod.

Ann_Ominous Oct 24, 2013

Agreed! Beautifully presented material in every sense. This movie is not just about dying, it's for anyone looking to find a deeper place and meaning in life.

Oct 04, 2013

A fascinating documentary that gives a new understanding to the appreciation of life and death. Must see.

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