Unfortunate Woman 2013

 

AN UNFORTUNATE WOMAN is a multi award winning short film which is the true story of Kathleen Mumford who in 1938 smothered and killed her severely disabled 5 year old son to prevent him being institutionalised and left to rot. Her sentence was ultimately commuted to a mercy killing and she was exonerated. Written by Paul Hodgson and directed, shot and edited by Sean Cronin.