Mitsuo Aoki

Ulu Mendiola, session 15 12/2/1997

Reverend Doctor Mits Aoki session with Ulu Mendiola recorded on 12/2/1997 for the documentary "Living Your Dying." Topics include: updates on Mendiola's health, chemotherapy treatment, effect of painkillers, and her recent hospitalization; Rev. Dr. Aoki's wife's cancer and back pain; logistics of filming in the hospital; her willingness to talk about her illness in order to help others; and her upcoming vacation to California and Las Vegas. The two discuss how praying the rosary is an imagery exercise that allows her to visualize Christ and Mary and helps her healing. Rev. Dr. Aoki guides Mendiola in an imagery exercise as she prays. The footage ends with Rev. Dr. Aoki blowing out candles on his birthday cake as Mendiola and the production crew sing Happy Birthday to You. Session spans 2 videotapes.

Languages: English


  • Documentary

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