This documentary tells the story of Carina Melchior, a girl who suddenly wakes up in a hospital bed after her family has agreed to organ donation. The director follows her case since Carina's struggle to get her life back and regain the use of her limbs. It's the amazing story of a girl who defied all predictions and survived.
雅克伯‧克哈格朗 Jacob Kragelund 從主持人、製作人跨足到導演，雅克伯‧克哈格朗絕對有充足的經驗拍攝《我的腦死判決》這樣一部議題鮮明的紀錄片──2002年，他從丹麥新聞學院畢業，隨後任職於丹麥公共電視（Danish Broadcasting Corporation, DR），先後主持脫口秀節目Today's Danmark以及紀錄片系列節目Missing Danes。2008年，他入主丹麥公視的紀錄片部門，《我的腦死判決》於2012年問世。在丹麥公視任職期間，他也製作過購物節目，並曾被提名為「最佳電視節目男主持人」，堪稱全方位媒體人，而《我的腦死判決》中追根究柢、細心求證的風格，也映照出他身為媒體人所具備的專業素養。他現居於奧胡斯，隨時準備挖掘下一個勁爆的紀錄片題材。
Jacob Kragelund has been associated with DR, since he graduated from the Danish School of Journalism in 2002. He has, among other things, produced consumer programs and hosted the talk show Today's Denmark. Since 2008, Jacob has been employed at DR Documentary. Here, he has been the man behind The Girl Who Wouldn't Die, in the fall of 2012. Jacob has also hosted the documentary series Missing Danes about people who is reported missing at the Danish Police, for which he was nominated as "The Best Male TV Host."