Whether it’s with your coworkers, classroom, or local community, you can host a screening of Through The Night to help spark conversations about caregiving and motherhood
We make hosting a screening (virtual or in person) as easy for you as possible. It’s a wonderful way to engage your organisation or educational institution. So, what are you waiting for?
Request a screening now by completing the Request a Screening Form or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Read on to find out more about the film and why hosting a screening can help engage your community.
Through The Night is the award-winning new film from Loira Limbal. It’s an intimate cinema verité portrait of three working mothers whose lives all intersect at a 24-hour daycare center: a mother working the overnight shift as an essential worker at a hospital; another holding down three jobs just to support her family; and a woman who for over two decades has cared for the children of parents with nowhere else to turn.
The UK has the second highest childcare costs in the world (OECD). All while 1 in 10 childcare providers officially live in poverty (Nursery World).
A recent petition calling for an independent review into childcare received over 110,000 signatures with organisers demanding that the government do more to ensure we have a childcare sector that works for families, children and the economy (Petition.org). With the recent UK lockdowns meaning that 65 percent of working mothers are now juggling working from home with caring commitments, childcare is likely to remain high on the agenda (TUC).
Host a screening of Through The Night to engage your coworkers, classroom or local community. Film screenings and discussions are a wonderful way to spark conversation with your peers.
Organising a screening is easy and, whether you’d like to show the film in-person at your workplace or host a screening and discussion virtually, we will walk you through the process with out step-by-step guide including pointers on discussion topics.
This coming March is Women’s History Month for which the theme is “Women Providing Healing, Promoting Hope.” Whether you’re a caregiver, HR rep or teacher, a screening of Through The Night can be a great way to engage your community. Recently, the Midwifery Council recently just hosted their own screening and you can too.