After 5 years in the works, Paulo Coelho’s book Veronika Decides to Die is being released as a film. Starring Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s Sarah Michelle Gellar, the film covers depression, suicide and the importance of living life to the fullest.
Here’s the official synopsis:
After a frantic suicide attempt, Veronika awakens inside a mysterious mental asylum. Under the supervision of an unorthodox psychiatrist who specializes in controversial treatment, Veronika learns that she has only weeks to live
Veronika Decides to Die comes to theaters and VOD January 20, 2015.