My Digital Death

My Digital Death   BBC1


My Digitial Death follows the lives of vloggers with terminal and life limiting illnesses, who are turning to the digital world to release, vent and share their emotions with friends, family and total strangers. We follow FIona as she records treatment for her ovarian cancer on her blog, Laura who shares her life with stage 4 breast cancer on her Instagram and May Brown who documents her struggle to find a matching donor for her Leukemia on platforms such as We will explore how these digital video blogs represent a new way to process grief in the digital age when our social media platforms can sometimes make us feel even more connected than our real lives.