Scheme Birds (2019)Scheme Birds
As her adolescence gives way to the obligations of motherhood, troubled Gemma matures in Motherwell, her Scottish hometown, heavily dependent on the steel industry. Unfortunately for her, her hedonistic way of understanding the world does not fit in ...
Psychological thriller about a woman on the verge of a psychoses while becoming a mother....
Mother and Milk (2020)Mother and Milk
What happens when a baby is born? What if there is no milk? Or just a drop too much? An animated short film which describes the mental process of becoming a parent - in a scenery of a catastrophe film. When the baby is born the fresh mother has to g...
Madre querida (1951)Madre querida
Pas facile d’être mère (2016)Pas facile d’être mère
Permission to Operate (2015)Permission to Operate
Permission to Operate is a story about a single mother struggling to balance different roles in her life, when her passion for a man overshadows the love of her child. It is a film about love and family, about how we try to be genuinely present for e...
Quadro Branco (2011)Quadro Branco
In a world where society is controlled by a totalitarian regime and children are the tool of ideological formatting, Isa realizes that her child is different from the others and that this will bring consequences to her life....
A coming-of-age story of a girl wanting her mother's approval and validation in Burbank, CA....
In the Jam Jar (2021)In the Jam Jar
n the Jam Jar is an invitation to the intimacy of 81-year-old Joan’s final days, whose musings silently echo with Dan’s, her 50-year-old son. This fiction short-movie is a dive into death and grief, a tribute to maternal love comprised of nail clippi...
On a desolate farm, a couple's prayers are answered after a visitor offers them a sinister deal. Blinded by their joy, they struggle to realize that what they once desired may lead to their own unraveling....
Through Dusky Ways (1972)Through Dusky Ways
When you're a newly divorced woman with two older children, it is very difficult to "rebuild your life". By chance, Monica meets someone new, but will she be able to seize this new oportunity for happiness?...
Mother's Day Gift (2019)Mother's Day Gift
A story about the special relationship between Jaana and her daughter Liisa who died in a traffic accident at the age of 16....
Bad Mother (2019)Bad Mother
Based on the true story of a mother at the end of her tether who finds understanding and solace from a stranger on the beach. But is she right to trust this woman, another mother, with the care of her children? Bad Mother explores the struggles of mo...
Kampf um ein Kind (1975)Kampf um ein Kind
A West Berlin doctor, married with a two-year-old child, leaves her husband to go to Munich to work in the birth clinic of a hospital. Her husband doesn’t know that she’s pregnant with their second child. Will she have to choose between motherhood an...
Uma Gota de Esperança (2021)Uma Gota de Esperança
A mother discovers that her son has a disability that causes her breast milk to intoxicate him. But the discovery comes too late to prevent the loss of neurons....
Harriet Kemsley: Woman Child (2023)Harriet Kemsley: Woman Child
In her debut stand-up special, Harriet takes bad aim at being married (for now), motherhood and the beauty industry....
One of the biggest burdens a soul can carry is the loss of a loved one. How do you let go of someone you brought into the world? In this documentary, Lorraine Battle speaks on the death of her son, Calvin Antoine Battle....
Se habla de Gabriel (2020)Se habla de Gabriel
Documentary essay based on portraits of five women, their different ways of living motherhood, challenges and particularities....
My Survival as an Aboriginal (1979)My Survival as an Aboriginal
Essie Coffey gives the children lessons on Aboriginal culture. She speaks of the importance of teaching these kids about their traditions. Aboriginal kids are forgetting about their Aboriginal heritage because they are being taught white culture inst...