Subtitles: MalayNepaliVietnameseKhmerEnglishBanglaIndonesianThaiStarring: Mark MithcinsonCraig HallNathaline Bolt and Will HallDirector: Peter BurgerDunedin's Head of Psychiatry thought he was clever enough to commit the perfect murder...and he almost got away with it.
In the television thriller of the year Screentime reveals the true story of one of the most evil crimes in New Zealand history.
In November 1999, eminent Head of Psychiatry at Otago Hospital Dr Colin Bouwer, put a murderous plan into action. He wanted his wife out of the way and over three months he slowly poisoned her with prescription medication (insulin), causing a slow and painful death monitored by the man she loved, and watched by helpless family and friends. It was going to be the perfect crime.