Agonizomai – Living with COPD
Agonizomai is a Greek word which means: To strive, Fight, Struggle with death Labour Fervently;
“STRIVE TO ENTER THROUGH THE NARROW DOOR. FOR MANY, I TELL YOU, WILL SEEK TO ENTER AND WILL NOT BE ABLE…” Luke 13:22-30
It reflects the intense struggle COPD patients are facing everyday.
In this Documentary patients and relatives speak out about the emotional impact COPD has on their relationships, their hopes & dreams.
Duration: 14 Minutes
Music: FINK ” This is the Thing”
This film was made possible by:
TielA.A.F. Baas, pulmonologist
Riverland Hospital Tiel
A film by:
Patricia Steur & Hermen van de Waal
Director – Patricia Steur & Hermen van de Waal
D.O.P. – Hermen van de Waal
Assistant Director – Suzanne Muller
Camera Assistant – Phil Yisrael
Edit Hermen van de Waal, Allard Zoetman, Patricia Steur
Sound Design – Gian van Harten, Marek Glapinski
With special thanks to:
Frans van de Nobelen, wife Jose, son and daughter Pim & Karlijn.
Jan Scheurwater and Bertha Lith
Sylvia and Arnoud Wiezer – Limburg
Felix van Haren.