Laura’s Choice

Editor: Nicholas Dunlop
Produced and Directed by: Sam Lara and Cathy Henkel
Broadcaster: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Program Length: 56min + 1 hour
Watch on ABC iView.

Winner: 2021 DocEdge (NZ) Best/Fearless Matatoa Award
Winner: 2020 WA Screen Culture Award for Innovation in Feature Documentary/Non-Fiction

Laura Henkel is eccentric, outspoken, feisty and 90 years old. She has decided she wants to end her life on her own terms, and she asks her daughter Cathy and granddaughter Sam, both filmmakers, to make a film about it.