ALS http://kbia.org en 'I Am Breathing' highlights the human aspects of dying http://kbia.org/post/i-am-breathing-highlights-human-aspects-dying <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><i style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">This story is part of True/False Conversations, a series of in-depth interviews with the filmmakers of this year’s True/False Festival.&nbsp; Find the rest of them&nbsp;</i><a href="http://www.kbia.org/programs/truefalse-conversations" style="line-height: 1.5;"><i style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">here</i></a><i style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;or&nbsp;</i><a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/true-false-conversations-filmmaker/id607158264" style="line-height: 1.5;"><i style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">download the podcast</i></a><i style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;on iTunes.</i></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Eight months after doctors diagnosed him with a disease that attacked his nerve cells, successful British architect Neil Platt became paralyzed from the neck down. &nbsp;As the down-to-earth, often humorous Neil struggled to figure out his legacy for his young son, filmmakers Emma Davie and Morag McKinnon&nbsp;gained intimate access to the Platt family in Neil's last months.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The film,&nbsp;</span><i style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.iambreathingfilm.com/">I Am Breathing</a></i><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, will get its North American premiere at this year's <a href="http://truefalse.org">True/False Film Festival</a>. Neil described the film as "a tale of fun and laughs with a smattering of upset and devastation."&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 20:57:37 +0000 Harum Helmy 29338 at http://kbia.org 'I Am Breathing' highlights the human aspects of dying