When people ask me what I do for a living, I tell them I film childbirth. Their reactions vary from aversion to awe and fascination. I get responses like, “You do what?!?! Why would anyone want their birth filmed??” to “Wow, people do that? I wish I knew you when my kids were born.”
Monthly Archives: July 2011
I would love to share with you Sara’s blog about her breech home birth.
In early May, Dr. Elliot Berlin approached me to film the home birth of his clients Sara and Doug. What made their birth different was that Aurora was born “Frank” breech. Sara and Doug wanted a home birth, and having had no success with repositioning their baby, Dr. Berlin and their midwife, Davi Khalsa, referred them to Dr. Stuart Fischbein. This was pretty much the only option for avoiding a surgical birth. Continue reading