Birth Story: Ina May Gaskin and The Farm Midwives (2012)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Release Date - Jan 18, 2013 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 94 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This documentary chronicles the life of counterculture heroine Ina May Gaskin and her friends, who famously taught themselves midwifery and founded a communal, agricultural society known as The Farm. Gaskin herself discusses the cultural shift towards c-sections and hospital births, and makes a case for natural childbirth techniques.