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Abortion portrayal

Never Look Away (film)

Never Look Away

In this World War II-era film, Kurt, a young German artist, falls in love with Elisabeth, whose father is a high-ranking Nazi doctor, Carl Seeband. Carl goes to great length to stop their romance, including performing an illegal abortion on his daughter, which she suspects causes her infertility. Carl's attempts don't work, and Karl and Elisabeth eventually marry and become pregnant.

Keywords: abortion provider, illegal abortion.

Release date: October 3, 2018
Time setting: Past (1943-1970)
Geographical setting: Non-US (Germany)
Abortion legality: Illegal
Health outcomes: Adverse physical outcome (Suspected infertility)
Character age: 20-29
Genre: Drama, Historical, Romance
Production company: Pergamon Film

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