LIKE A SHIP IN THE NIGHT
a documentary by
200 women, every single week, leave this island to go to England for abortions. And yet, nobody ever talks about it...
slí na mban series on Irish women's activism
produced in association with Ipas - Global Reproductive Health and Rights
additional support provided by the Princess Grace Foundation, the Gerbode Foundation & PIFVA
For rental and purchase info, please contact the Cinema Guild.
"A terrific piece of documentary art, energizing and hopeful despite its distressing subject." - St. John's International Women's Film Festival
"A timely, cautionary tale..." - Gail Kenyon, Meredith College
thoughtful and expertly paced piece of film making, in
rhythm with its
subject matter." - Belfast Film Festival
issue reaches beyond women in Ireland - these rights have no borders."
Dayle Steinberg, Planned Parenthood
the terrifying situation we ourselves may face when the
law prevents us from caring for our patients and meeting
their needs. ." - Medical Students for Choice