"... an eye-opening, sobering encounter with
modern medicine and remarkable evidence of filmmaking
playing a part in the healing process."
"In this most intimate and powerful of collaborations,
Le Brun and Howard confront death in a manner
that allows it to give life meaning."
October 25, 1999
"... remarkable for its unflinching look
at Howard's dealings with the medical establishment."
Thomas White and Cara Mertes
"Death in narrative film is often mawkishly
rendered, but here, death is truly a love
BOSTON GLOBE March
"Often we shrink away from discussions of
illness and death, as if even uttering such words
will increase our susceptibility."
March 19th - 25th
"As Howard's body shrinks with the disease,
his spirit rises to a shamanic stature..."