Showing 1 - 10 of 57 titles with a criteria of Subject is Medical Ethics
With increasing burdens on clinics, activists are combining the power of abortion pills and the internet to provide self-managed abortions in a revolutionary way
GOOD DOCS | 2022 | 35 minutes
Sheds a humanistic light on the heated abortion debate by going inside the lives of the last four doctors in America who openly provide third-trimester abortions and the reasons their patients seek them.
Bullfrog Films | 2014 | 88 minutes
The untold story of the involuntary sterilization of Native American women by the Indian Health Service well into the 1970s.
Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 74 minutes
Meet Dr. Pitanguy, the 'Golden Scalpel' at a leading Brazilian plastic surgery clinic.
Icarus Films | 2007 | 52 minutes
A documentary expose of how pharmaceutical companies create demand for the drugs at their disposal, and buy the science they need to prove their effectiveness.
Icarus Films | 2011 | 52 minutes
Explores the difficult ethical issues arising from advances in biotechnology that make it possible to identify genetic defects during pregnancy.
The Fanlight Collection | 1994 | 54 minutes
Focuses on six women who regularly confront each other from opposite sides of a police barricade—three believe that abortion is an inalienable right, three consider it murder.
Icarus Films | 1991 | 54 minutes
A rigorous investigation on the cholesterol case, dealing with social, political, scientific and economical issues.
Icarus Films | 2016 | 82 minutes
Academy Award nominee for Best Short Documentary. Explores four open-ended cases in which nurses confront serious ethical dilemmas in their day-to-day work.
The Fanlight Collection | 1983 | 26 minutes
Examines the history of the US eugenics movement and its recent resurrection, which uses false scientific claims and holds that an all-powerful 'gene' determines who is worthy and who is not. This title has one or more clips.
Bullfrog Films | 2017 | 106 minutes