Birthing In Peace
1993, 30:00 minutes, English
In this timely video on midwifery, Peggy Olsthoon documents the work of the renowned Dr. Galba Arauja of Brazil, and his discovery of the Brasilian rural women who have been practising midwifery for many years. Dr. Galba introduced the techniques of these women into his hospital and insisted that young medical students train with midwives out in the community. Peggy Olsthoon, a midwife herself, has created a resource that shows the same respect to birthing mothers and to the rural women of Brazil that was the hallmark of Dr. Galba's practice.
Rental and Sales
Single Screening Rental
Educational Purchase DVD (Bluray +$15)
5 Year Educational Streaming License, Digital File with DVD Circulation Copy
Gallery Exhibition and Installation, complete Media Request form for quote
Institutional Archival Acquisition, complete Media Request form for quote
Curators and programmers, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a login and password to preview Vtape titles online.
Screening and exhibition rentals and archival acquisitions include public performance rights; educational purchases or licenses include rights for classroom screenings and library circulation. When placing an order the customer agrees to our general online terms and conditions. Payment (or a purchase order number) and a signed licensing agreement must be received before media can be shipped to the client.