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Vessel [electronic resource]

Whitten, Diana, (director.). Block, Mitchell, , (film producer.). Disney, Abigail E., (film producer.). Cogan, Dan, (film producer.). Dreyfous, Geralyn White, (film producer.). Raskin, Jenny, (film producer.). Hutner, Simeon, (film editor.). Griffin, T., (composer.). McIntosh, Heather, (composer.). Hubley, Emily, (animator.). Liu, Emilie Hsin Pei, (animator.). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 88 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : FilmBuff : 2015.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Diana Whitten.
Summary, etc.:
This thought-provoking documentary follows a young doctor and her decision to challenge anti-abortion laws by providing safe abortions on a ship in international waters. Though vehemently opposed by frenzied governments, public, and media, she transforms her wildly improbably idea into a global movement and model for dedication, resilience and the struggle for women's rights.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Reproductive rights.
Abortion.
Water rights (International law)

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