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Making its world premiere at Hot Docs in Toronto in May, this doc follows 23-year-old Eva Markvoort as she awaits a fateful call to receive a double lung transplant.
April 16, 2009


Making its world premiere at Hot Docs in Toronto in May, this doc follows 23-year-old Eva Markvoort as she awaits a fateful call to receive a double lung transplant. The film documents the challenges faced by Eva and her two online friends, all of whom suffer from Cystic Fibrosis, a fatal genetic disease affecting the lungs and the digestive system.
Directed by Philip Lyall and Nimisha Mukerji
Produced by Force Four Entertainment in association with Dualogue Productions and CBC Newsworld

About The Author
Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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