portland, maine

portland, maine

All Winter

2w ago
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The mother of a toddler with a fatal disorder will try anything to save her fragile life – from a string of ineffectual drugs to a controversial cannabis experiment. http://narrative.ly/cheating-death/all-winter Samantha Brown has a two-year-old daughter with a fatal seizure disorder. When normal medications don't work, Samantha turns to a controversial treatment, which lawmakers in Maine, where she lives, want to outlaw. PRODUCER BIO: Peter Ellis is a writer and filmmaker living in Portland, Maine. He is a graduate of the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies. He writes and edits for Apeland, a science and humor website.