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Plan B: Single Women Choosing Motherhood (2009)

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Twelve single mothers by choice and women thinking about becoming single mothers discuss intimate details on everything from relationships, choosing the perfect sperm donor to the emotional and financial stakes this choice presents.



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Romance, love, marriage, family. This is what every little girl thinks of as Plan A for their lives. But in today's reality, many of those girls have grown into women who pursued careers, fell in and out of love and now face the tough question of how to have a family without the other factors coming first. Welcome to the women of Plan B. Intelligent, successful and vibrant, they are choosing to take matters into their own hands, and thanks to an open society and advanced reproductive technologies, they are succeeding. This documentary explores the new social picture single motherhood presents and the reasons this trend is snowballing among women in their thirties to mid forties. This film is edited as a dynamic conversation between fourteen women who never meet but, share a common bond. The film has captured their most intimate thoughts on everything from failed relationships to choosing the perfect sperm donor to the financial and emotional stakes that go along with being a single ... Written by Beth Cramer

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Single women choose motherhood even when there is no daddy in the picture




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