Premier of the Documentary “Birth Days”

The Cyprus documentary feature film, Birth Days, produced and directed by Danae Stylianou, had it’s permier at the 13th Lemesos International Documentary Festival, August 5th, 2018.

A documentary about natural birth in modern times of excessive medical intervention. In a country where Caesarean section births account for 4 times the recommended WHO rate, one mother sets out to reclaim her own body and regain trust in the maternity care system. Has medicalisation of childbirth gone too far?