BIRTHRIGHT - A WAR STORY tells the story of women who have become collateral damage in the aggressive campaign to take control of reproductive health care and to allow states, courts and religious doctrine to govern whether, when and how women will bear children.
Civia Tamarkin
NR 1 hour, 45 minutes

10.13.1710.19.17

BIRTHRIGHT

by Civia Tamarkin

BIRTHRIGHT - A WAR STORY tells the story of women who have become collateral damage in the aggressive campaign to take control of reproductive health care and to allow states, courts and religious doctrine to govern whether, when and how women will bear children.

Synopsis

BIRTHRIGHT - A WAR STORY is a feature length documentary that examines how women are being jailed, physically violated and even put at risk of dying as a radical movement tightens its grip across America. The film tells the story of women who have become collateral damage in the aggressive campaign to take control of reproductive health care and to allow states, courts and religious doctrine to govern whether, when and how women will bear children. The documentary explores the accelerating gains of the crusade to control pregnant women and the fallout that is creating a public health crisis, turning pregnant women into criminals and challenging the constitutional protections of every woman in America. This is the real-life “Handmaid’s Tale.”


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Director

Civia Tamarkin

Run time

1 hour, 45 minutes

Released

July 14, 2017

Distributed by

Abramorama

Country

United States

Hearing Assistance

Assisted Listening Devices Available

Showing

Oct 13 through Oct 19

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Reviews

Sheri Lindon Los Angeles Times

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