Neil Platt with his family
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Film shows North Yorkshire father's terminal illness

A documentary following the final days of a young Harrogate father with motor neurone disease has been given a worldwide screening.

Neil Platt, who died in 2009 aged 34, got involved in the film to raise awareness about the illness.

The documentary, titled I Am Breathing, was shown simultaneously in cinemas in the UK, Russia, Romania, Kosovo, Kenya, India, Ireland, Bahrain, Belgium and the US.

  • 21 Jun 2013