Photo: Lynsey Addario
Lynsey Addario is a Pultizer Prize-winning photographer, focusing most of her career photographing wars and disasters around the world.
Marieke Vervoort was a celebrated Paralympic athlete living in extreme pain.
In 2019 the two women met and began a nearly 3 year long working relationship, as Addario documented Vervoort's attempt to end her own life by euthanasia. This is the story of Vervoort's life, death, and the friendship between a photographer and her subject,.
"Documenting a Death by Euthenasia" aired on The Daily at The New York Times. It won the Best Stand-Alone Audio Documentary Award from the International Documentary Association in 2023.