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Beyond sees success with The Suicide Tourist

Since launching the title at the most recent MIPTV, Australia's Beyond Distribution has made several sales for its new doc, The Suicide Tourist. Produced by Point Grey Pictures in association with CTV, the 60/90-minute doc explores a person's right to die at a time and place of their own choosing. So far, it has sold into territories including TV2 Norway, DR Denmark, VTM Belgium, MTVOY Finland, DBS Israel, RTE Ireland, ABC Australia and Cineplex Thailand.
September 22, 2008

Since launching the title at the most recent MIPTV, Australia’s Beyond Distribution has made several sales for its new doc, The Suicide Tourist. Produced by Point Grey Pictures in association with CTV, the 60/90-minute doc explores a person’s right to die at a time and place of their own choosing. So far, it has sold into territories including TV2 Norway, DR Denmark, VTM Belgium, MTVOY Finland, DBS Israel, RTE Ireland, ABC Australia and Cineplex Thailand. Read more here.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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