Monday, October 25, 2010

""The Last Campaign Of Governor Booth Gardner"- October 27

The Oscar-nominated documentary, "The Last Campaign Of Governor Booth Gardner", debuts October 27, on HBO2 :

"...In 1994, a year after serving two terms as one of the most popular governors in modern Washington State history, Booth Gardner was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. In 2008, as his health continued to deteriorate, he returned to the political spotlight, this time as the driving force behind a ballot initiative that would legalize one’s choice to die..."

Oscar-nominated in the category 'Best Documentary (Short Subject)', "The Last Campaign of Governor Booth Gardner", chronicles the man's controversial crusade, looking at both sides of this debated issue.

"The Last Campaign Of Governor Booth Gardner", was produced by Henry Ansbacher/Davis Coombe and co-produced by Andy Schocken.

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