Against the Wind "Herstory of A Woman Doctor's Life in a Village"


  • 6 Sep.(Fri.)10:00/Conference Room(L-code:40927)
  • 8 Sep.(Sun.)14:00/Shitara Town
  • Aichi Premiere/ Dir.Yamagami Chieko is scheduled to show up.
Against the Wind
  • Japan/2013/84min.
  • Director:Yamagami Chieko
  • Cast:Kitayama Ikuko

86 year-old Ikuko Kitayama practices obstetrics and gynecology in Tahara in Atsumi peninsula and is now actively working. Kitayama surprised the status of women in rural communities when she started community-based health care with her husband 64 years ago. Since then, she has continued providing sex education in hope of society which women can care their bodies.

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