The Mother Situation: Award winning comic short film about euthanasia is a hit.
Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director – Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionThe Mother Situation won firstprize at the Tropfest film festivalAfter all the recent films promoting euthanasia, it is interesting how The Mother Situation won first prize in the Tropfest film festival in Australia. Tropfest is the world’s largest short film festival.Link to The Mother Situation. Warning: This film contains swearing.Director, Matt Day, insists that he supports euthanasia and that this is not an anti-euthanasia film, yet The Mother Situation is a comic film that casts doubt on the effectiveness of “safeguards” concerning euthanasia.Film is a powerful cultural medium. Recently a euthanasia advocate changed her mind