Reflections on Suffering

Reflections on Suffering

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In a moving conversation with Dr. Balfour M. Mount, friend, colleague and treating physician, cancer victim Jean Cameron, a one-time volunteer social worker in the Palliative Care Unit of Montréal's Royal Victoria hospital, discusses how she has come to terms with her own illness and the perspective it has given her on the meaning of life. What she has to say is relevant to all. The depth of her insight and the grace of her being leave viewers moved and open to thinking more carefully about the meaning of their own lives.

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Reflections on Suffering, Malca Gillson, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Malca Gillson
  • editing
    Malca Gillson
  • producer
    Tom Daly
  • executive producer
    Barrie Howells
  • photography
    Susan Trow
  • sound
    Richard Nichol