'The Promise' trailer, a documentary by Leanne Pooley

 In 2004 Lesley Martin stood trial for the attempted murder of her mother and became a focal point for the international voluntary euthanasia debate. The Promise is her incredible, emotional, defiant story.

Winner: Best Documentary 2006 New Zealand Screen Awards
DocNZ – Special Mention Feature Documentary 2005 – Auckland
Official Selection – INPUT 2006 – Taiwan. Best of Festival.

Produced & Directed by Leanne Pooley
Cinematography Wayne Vinten
Sound Andrew Denton
Editor Tim Woodhouse
Original Music John Gibson
Duration:  71′