|Producer:||Ellen de Waele|
|Co-Producers:||Mollywood, Noord Film and Lichtpunt|
|Supported by:||The flanders Audiovisual Fund, The Belgian tax shelter by Mollywood, Dillen Bouwteam and the province of Antwerp|
FESTIVALS AND AWARDS
- Special Mention Visions du Reel 2011
- Montreal World Film Festival
Neel, 50-years old and mother of three, has been diagnosed with cancer. After three years of aggressive treatment, her oncologist has predicted she will have one year to live. Faced with this reality, Neel decides to orchestrate her own death. Her wish is to die peacefully, in a state of acceptance. Nevertheless, she will find out that life, even in these last months, will not simply bend to her will. Epilogue tracks Neel and her family's last months, as they come to terms with her choice and ensuing death. Offering a unique insight into the final months of Neel, Epilogue looks at a universal process in an intimate and heartbreaking revealing way.
Manno Lanssens started his career as a freelance journalist, working for several newspapers and magazines. In 1998 he wrote and directed the middle length film 'Avant la nuit' ('Before the Night'), which was very well received and won several prizes (Prix Arte, Prix Meilleur Comédien).