Forthcoming Events

We return to the Foundling Museum with three film screenings that touch on contemporary issues related to pregnancy to compliment the new Portraying Pregnancy exhibition. Each film is followed by a Q&A session with film critics, reproductive health experts, and historians.

Friday 28th February 2020: 4 Months 3 Weeks and 2 Days

Cristian Mungiu’s Palme D’Or-winning “4 Months 3 Weeks and 2 Days” follows two college room-mates seeking an illegal abortion in communist-era Romania. (trailer)

You can read about the event and discussion here: https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/research/centres/march-centre/news/102911

 

Friday 27th March 2020: Roma – CANCELLED IN LIGHT OF COVID-19

Alfonso Cuarón’s award-laden “Roma” has Cleo’s pregnancy at its core in this masterpiece set in 1970s Mexico. (trailer)

 

Friday 24th April 2020: Private Life – WE WILL REVIEW IF CAN GO AHEAD NEARER THE TIME

We conclude with Tamara Jenkins’ comedy-drama “Private Life” where a middle-aged couple struggle to conceive and are running out of options. (trailer)

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