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GLOBAL VOICES

Half of Her

  • Aired: 06/10/2013
  • 11:58
  • Expires: 06/10/2023
  • Rating: NR
Life on a fourth floor tenement building in New York City’s Chinatown is invasively communal. Chinese immigrants live in a loft that has been divided into blocks of cubicles barely wider than a mattress. Here a very pregnant Mei struggles alone to safely give birth to her child and deal with the consequences of her husband's demands.
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A special presentation of Global Voices in partnership with Women & Girls Lead
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