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Online Screening
Monday, Nov 15, 2021 12:00 AM - Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 11:59 PM
You’ll have 48 hours, or until the end of the film’s engagement if it occurs in less than 48 hours, to complete your viewing once you begin to stream.

This film will be available to stream only in the US and US territories.

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FF Admission General Admission - $12.00

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WORLD PREMIERE There can be no real gender justice without an unpacking of the power structures surrounding the reproductive health industry complex—and of the choices that the market pushes on women. Abby Epstein’s latest documentary highlights the dark history of eugenics and underfunded research that the birth control pill, often heralded as a feminist turning point in the history of reproductive rights, hides within itself.  - Bedatri Choudhury

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Director Abby Epstein, Executive Producer Ricki Lake, Editor Anne Alvergue and film subjects Joe Malone, Jennifer Block, Deirdre Cooper Owens and Gessie Thompson.

This screening is co-presented by NYWIFT.

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Film Details
Running Time:92
Director:Abby Epstein
Executive Producer:Ricki Lake
Producer:James Costa
Abby Epstein
Anna Kolber
Holly Grigg-Spall
Editor:Anne Alvergue
Kristen Nutile
Cinematographer:Mia Barker
Composer:Simone Giuliani
Accessibility:Assistive Listening
Publicist:Falco Ink
Film Genres:Women & Girls
Women Directors
Health & Wellness
Science & Technology
World Premiere