How would you feel if you wanted to die, but could not? This critically acclaimed foreign film — based on a true story — explores this powerful question as it tells the story of a quadriplegic who wishes to die, but cannot find anyone to help him with the process. Without giving too much of the plot away, the movie focuses on the man’s battle with the legal system, and his family’s emotional struggle between wanting him to live and satisfying his only wish: death.
In conclusion, The Sea Inside is a powerful story that evokes much controversy: Should assisted suicide be legal? Is human euthanasia ever ethical? After seeing this movie, its difficult to say.