When a courageous young woman and a radical lawyer discover a pattern of illegal involuntary sterilizations in California’s women’s prison system, they take to the courtroom to wage a near-impossible battle against the Department of Corrections.
“I have the power to change lives with the awareness of what happened to me.” - Kelli Dillon, Belly of the Beast
Access Screening: This film is fully captioned in English for audiences who are Deaf or hard of hearing
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Friday, March 19
- 7:00 PM GMT – Start watching the film on Barbican Cinema on Demand.
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Photo credit: Clare Major