Maternal mortality; africa; Tanzania

Filmmaker, doctor honoured for documentary

Filmmaker, doctor honoured for documentary
Jessica Laws/For The Intelligencer
Monday, April 6, 2015 2:45:20 EDT PM
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Two local childhood friends were one of the winners awarded at the Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference Film Festival.
Ottawa doctor, global health researcher and Belleville native Dr. Gail Webber and Belleville filmmaker Doug Knutson of Windswept Productions spent a month in Tanzania in 2012 making the short documentary “Saving Mothers: Preventing Maternal Mortality in Rural Africa.”