The Midwife (2017)

Film details

  • Director

    Martin Provost

  • Countries

    Belgium France

  • Year

    2017

  • Genre

    Drama

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Sage Femme Original

Synopsis

Claire, a dedicated midwife working at a struggling clinic in Paris, is beginning to question her role in the profession because she cannot reconcile the methods used in modern maternity clinics with her own ideas about midwifery. In the midst of this professional upheaval, Claire is unexpectedly contacted by her late father’s former mistress Béatrice, who has recently been diagnosed with brain cancer and wants to see Claire again, 30 years after disappearing from her life.

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