Letting Go Of Expectations During Illness

2020 ⸱ 

Justin Baldoni with Laura Sobiech

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Bereaved mother and osteosarcoma research funder, Laura Sobiech, met Justin Baldoni when her son, Zach, was dying from cancer. Listen in as they discuss Zach’s hit song Clouds and the movie Justin made to honor Zach’s decision to forgo invasive treatment and live to the fullest during the final months of his life.

About the speaker(s)

Justin Baldoni is an actor, director, producer, speaker and entrepreneur focused on being of service through his work creating impactful media and entertainment. Creator and director of the award-winning documentary series,My Last Days, Justin made his feature film directorial debut withFive Feet Apart. His latest film,Clouds, premiered on October 16, 2020.

Laura Sobiech is the author ofClouds: A Memoir, a book that chronicles the final year of her son Zach’s life before he died of osteosarcoma in 2013. Her book has been adapted to the big screen inClouds, an original movie streaming on Disney+ this fall. Laura serves as a community outreach coordinator at Children’s Cancer Research Fund and is passionate about bringing funding and attention to solve rare diseases.

 

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