Right-to-Die Film: A Short Stay in Switzerland

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Mission Valley Library, 2123 Fenton Parkway, San Diego | get directions

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Inspired by the true story of Dr. Anne Turner, who, in 2006 took her own life in a Zurich clinic. Having recently witnessed the death of her husband from a neurological disease, Tuner is diagnosed with a near-identical illness and determines to end her life once her condition has reached a critical point. As her health deteriorates, Anne’s son and two daughters struggle to reach a consensus over their mother’s intention and while they search for alternative options, silent recrimination and stubborn practicality threaten to tear the family apart. Followed by a good discussion. Presented by the Hemlock Society of San Diego Free parking


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