stdClass Object ( [isad_extent_medium_field] => Postcard produced as part of Not Dead Yet UK's protests over the outlook of the film "Me Before You," in which a disabled character (played by non-disabled actor) chooses to commit suicide rather than going on living. The postcard states "Me Before You is not a romance. It's an insult to disabled people..... Our lives are not tragic, pathetic and pitiful. This film is." The accompanying photo shows a scene from the film. The reverse of the card explains the NDY opposition to the film and offers a link to a critique on the Crippled Scholar website [isad_extent_medium_type] => stdClass Object ( [isad_extent_medium_type_val] => Genre/Physical Characteristic [isad_extent_medium_type_th_i] => THES132 [isad_extent_medium_type_th_h] => =JT.U ) )

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Postcard produced as part of Not Dead Yet UK's protests over the outlook of the film "Me Before You," in which a disabled character (played by non-disabled actor) chooses to commit suicide rather than going on living. The postcard states "Me Before You is not a romance. It's an insult to disabled people..... Our lives are not tragic, pathetic and pitiful. This film is." The accompanying photo shows a scene from the film. The reverse of the card explains the NDY opposition to the film and offers a link to a critique on the Crippled Scholar website

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  • Extent: 1
  • transfer format: RAW uncompressed 40MB digital image file
  • preservation format: JPEG2000/TIFF
  • Original format: Colour printed postcard with photograph

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