My Last Summer

4 x 60' Wednesday 4th June 2014 Channel 4

Filmed over 2 years My Last Summer explores our attitudes to dying. The series brings together a group of five strangers who each have a terminal illness to support one another through the final stages of their lives.Throughout the experience each person has the opportunity to confront their hopes and regrets and share what thoughts they have on the care they receive in the final stages of life, their legacy and their funerals. They also get the chance to meet one another’s close friends and families to discuss and understand how death affects those that are left behind.