Homebirth doco irrelevant to Australia: Pesce

British-produced Freedom for Birth is about Hungarian midwife Agnes Gereb, who was jailed for helping women in homebirths.

Australian College of Midwives spokesperson Associate Professor Hannah Dahlen, who appears in the film, said Freedom for Birth “raises issues that are relevant to Australia today for decisions that are currently being made”.

Obstetrician and former AMA president Dr Andrew Pesce said it was “a long bow to draw