Italy’s Fetus Graveyards | Al Jazeera Close Up

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Rightful abortion leading women in Rome to be buried alive. Unauthorised burials of aborted fetuses in Italy shed light on the stigma women face, as well as barriers to reproductive rights.


A film by: Flavia Cappellini

Editor: Alaa Alhussan &Flavia Cappellini

Drone: Fabio Forcellino

Driver: Adriano Manna

Producer: Alaa Alhussan

Special thanks to journalist Gabriele Barbati and filmmaker Daniele Napolitano.

Archive footage courtesy of ilRiformista, with thanks to Davide Nunziante, Chiara Viti and Giacomo Andreol.

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Italy is a republic in central Europe which forms a peninsula in the Mediterranean Sea as well as bordering France, Switzerland, Austria and Slovenia. The islands of Sardinia and Sicily form part of the main territory of Italy. Italy is part of the Eurozone, having entered the common currency on 1st January 1999.

The capital, Rome, is home to the Vatican as well as landmark art and ancient ruins. Other major cities include Florence, with Renaissance masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s “David” and Brunelleschi’s Duomo; Venice, the city of canals; and Milan, Italy’s fashion capital.

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