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Errol Morris to direct narrative feature

One of the best-known documentarians is moving into fiction. Errol Morris is slated to direct a narrative feature, written by Zach Helm (Stranger Than Fiction) that is based on the true story of Robert F. Nelson and the team who invented cryonics, a system created to cheat death by freezing people who are dying with the intention of thawing them in a future with more advanced health care.
April 20, 2009

One of the best-known documentarians is moving into fiction. Errol Morris is slated to direct a narrative feature, written by Zach Helm (Stranger Than Fiction) that is based on the true story of Robert F. Nelson and the team who invented cryonics, a system created to cheat death by freezing people who are dying with the intention of thawing them in a future with more advanced health care.

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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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