There is no fundamental difference between the preparation for death and the practice of dying, and spiritual practice leading to enlightenment
In the kind of world we have today, transformation of humanity might well be our only real hope for survival.
Coming to terms with the fear of death is conducive to healing, positive personality transformation, and consciousness evolution.
I spent much of my later childhood and adolescence very, very involved and interested in art, and particularly in animated movies.
A text of Tibetan Buddhism describes the time of death as a unique opportunity for spiritual liberation from the cycles of death and rebirth and a period that determines our next incarnation.