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Keep it legal The short film deals with the legality of abortion, birth control and contraception in the United States and the American government's anti-abortion policy.
Short Film 1 min

Topic: Abortion
Birthright: A War Story Birthright: A War Story is a feature length documentary that examines how women are being jailed, physically violated and even 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 gove...
Documentary 105 min

Topic: Abortion
Philomena Philomena is the true story of one mother’s search for her lost son. Falling pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena was sent to the convent of Roscrea to be looked after as a “fallen woman”. When her baby was only a toddler, he was taken away by the nuns for adoption in America. Philomena spent the next fifty years searching for him in vain. Then she met Martin Sixsmith, a world...
98 min
Great Britain

Topic: Abortion
Twice Shy Twice Shy is a coming-of age-drama, that centres around a young couple who set off on a road trip from Ireland to England as the result of an unplanned pregnancy. The film portrays their journey, through the ups and downs of their relationship.
Film 81 min

Topic: Abortion
We stand with planned parenthood (New York, 1970) "What's the use of getting elected if you don't stand for something?" said NY Assemblyperson George Michaels, before casting a tie-breaking vote to legalise abortion in 1970. This four minute video shows female and male speakers in the assembly talking about their vote and finally George Michael that gave his vote to the legalisation of abortion. Finally this vote ended Michaels's political car...
Documentary 4 min

Topic: Abortion
12th & Delaware This documentary describes the situation in USA: The seemingly sleepy intersection of Delaware Ave. and 12th St. in Fort Pierce, Fla. is ground zero for the ferocious abortion rights battle raging in America. On one corner stands an abortion clinic; across the street is the Pregnancy Care Center, a pro-life outpost dedicated to heading off abortion seekers at the pass. 12TH & DELAWARE prov...
Documentary 80 min

Topic: Abortion
No woman no cry For too many women, pregnancy is a death sentence. One thousand women die each day from complications during pregnancy or childbirth. Shockingly, nearly all maternal deaths and disabilities can be prevented. In her gripping directorial debut, Christy Turlington Burns shares the powerful stories of at-risk pregnant women in four parts of the world, including a remote Maasai tribe in Tanzania, a ...
Documentary 60 min

Topic: Abortion
Jackson Abortion remains legal in the United States but anti-abortion efforts have succeeded in making it virtually inaccessible in some places and in the Deep South, often unthinkable. At one time Mississippi had fourteen abortion clinics. Now only one remains. Since the passage of Roe v. Wade more than four decades ago, the self-labeled “pro-life” movement has won significant cultural, political a...
Documentary 93 min

Topic: Abortion
La Branlette Du Petit Matin With the aid of a chocolate cake recipe the Youtuber Marie Marquise explains that the right to an abortion in France is fixated by the "Loi Veil" (Abortion Legalisation Law), but that other countries like Poland today have to be questioned on their rights to abort.
Short Film 2 min

Topic: Abortion
Doll and silence This movie is about the loneliness of Marcela, a a 14-year-old girl who decides to interrupt an unwanted pregnancy. In a country like Brazil, where abortion is illegal in most cases and still a huge taboo, the weight of laws will crumble on Marcela. This story is told from the point of view of Marcela, how she sees it and not how she is seen by the world. A narrative where fantastic elements ma...
Short Film 19 min

Topic: Abortion