Belly of the Beast

Directed By: Erika Cohn

June 11, 2020 / English / 82 min.

Cohn’s probing documentary exposes cases of modern-day coercive sterilization in California’s prisons. Against the background of the history of eugenics in the United States, Belly of the Beast explores the on-going legal struggles to protect the basic human rights of our society’s most vulnerable citizens.

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2021 Winter