Stolen Motherhood

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Year
2008
Country
  • Czech Republic
Duration
56min
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In her film Libuše Rudinská, who actively pursues documentary photography and shoots films in third-world countries, opens the sensitive topic of sterilizations of Roma women, applied in Czechoslovakia under various pretences (forced consent) from the beginning of the 1970s. Roma associations and the Public Defender of Rights have observed this practice in different hidden forms until today, in spite of many experts saying that there has never been any such thing in the Czech Republic.

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