Abortion Pt 1

Season 4 Episode 4

Fri, 29 Nov 2013 6:45pm


“It’s become the fashion to get pregnant because that will make your boyfriend stay with you” This, and other revelations, from a group of teenage girls in Khayelitsha. And what if you don’t want the baby?  Can you tell your parents? How do they react? The government provides free abortions but back street abortionist flourish. One girl describes her abortion in searing detail and how it has left her traumatized for life…


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Film Credits

Produced by: Street Stories Films

Directors: Jo Menell & Richard Mills

Editor: Admire Kanhenga

Camera: Terra Dick

Sound: Ndumisani Sibinlana

Special Thanks: Asanda Mdingi

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