Maternity Ward

Maternity Ward

Direction: Thomas Kufus, Arpad Bondy


Germany, 1999
6 x 26 Min.

The Tanzpalast Moloch

zero one film in Coproduction with rbb, ARTE G.E.I.E. (D/F).


A typical workday at Germany’s largest maternity
ward at the Rudolf Virchow Hospital in Berlin. Most
of it is routine: Children are born day in day out and
yet - each birth remains a small miracle in itself.
An intimate portrait of the people involved and
the work that surrounds the wonders of a new life.