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Film and Panel Discussion: “Don’t Talk about the Baby”

Saturday, March 16, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

“Don’t Talk About the Baby” is the first documentary to explore the cultural stigmas surrounding pregnancy loss and infertility.

This documentary explores the culture of shame and silence surrounding miscarriage, stillbirth and infertility. Too many men and women suffer in silence, and this film will be a tool for people to start conversations and spread awareness. Through expert interviews and personal stories, this documentary thoroughly explores why a woman feels the way she does after a loss, and how her community can support her. It examines the male voice in fertility and loss, and empowers families to break their silence and start telling their stories.

Following the screening, a panel will discuss the issues raised in greater depth. The panelists are:

Details

Date:
Saturday, March 16
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

Other

In-House Program Category
Film
Staff Contact
Janie Hermann
Setup Required
Yes
Summary
This documentary explores the cultural stigmas surrounding pregnancy loss and infertility through expert interviews and personal stories.  Topics include why a woman feels the way she does after a loss, how her community can support her, the male voice in fertility and loss, and more. Following the screening, a panel including director/producer Ann Zamudio will discuss the issues in greater depth. Additional panelists will be Krista Gervon, also a producer of the film; and Sheri Hovdestad, reproductive mental health therapist.
Informational Website
https://www.donttalkaboutthebaby.com/
Platforms for Promotion
Connections
Promotional Materials
Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
P - Still Editing