For the last 5 years, Black documentary filmmaker Emmett Williams has been producing a project titled SISTER DOULA, a one-hour documentary about Black infant and maternal health in America. SISTER DOULA is the story of Hakima Payne, a nurse in Kansas City who tackles the Black maternal health crisis head-on, fighting to save Black babies by offering alternatives to the US healthcare system.

SAVE THE DATE for Columbia, Missouri’s premiere of the Sister Doula film presented by Listen.Tell.Media.Columbia College, in community partnership with the Mid-Missouri Black Doula Collective, are thrilled to host a Sister Doula Film Screening + Panel on Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 5 pm (Central Standard Time).


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