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Benefit showing Business of Being Born
Date Wednesday February 27
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
The Veterans Memorial Building, 846 Front Street,Santa Cruz CA
Event Type Fundraiser
Organizer/AuthorLaura Maxson
Don't miss this opportunity to see Ricki Lake's documentary on birth. You heard about it on Larry King, the Today Show, Ellen, Glamour Magazine, Mothering Magazine, People Magazine, The View.... Standing ovation at the TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL.

This is a special benefit screening for the movie, "The Business Of Being Born". It looks at aspect of the money behind hospital births and attempts to answer the question: Should most births be viewed as a natural life process, or should every delivery be treated as a potentially catastrophic medical emergency?

Proceeds benefit The Birth Network of Santa Cruz
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and The California Midwives Association
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Tickets are sliding scale $5-$25 in advance from brownpapertickets.com or $10-$25 at the door

Panel discussion following film
Final showing after two sold out shows. Watch the trailer below.

For more information postmaster@birthnet.org 831 425-3373 or 831 335-3211
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