Mother India: Uncovering India’s blossoming surrogate mother industry
India is bursting at the seams with people and yet the need to have children remains deeply rooted in its culture. Infertility is not only taboo but also a source of real anguish. Stepping into the breach is a controversial yet booming fertility industry. From the desperate couple longing for a child to the equally desperate women offering themselves as surrogates for cash, to the dynamic and entrepreneurial clinic manager, this moving doc weaves a warm narrative full of humour and tragedy, exposing the human faces of a nation’s population puzzle with gut-wrenching clarity.