Rebecca GompertsI also immediately appreciated the metaphor of women leaving sovereignty to reclaim her own…. I had also lived in Indonesia and witnessed what happened when women don’t have access to safe abortion and it made an impression on me.

I knew it would make a great story.

~ Diana Whitten, director of the documentary film Vessel, which follows Dutch abortionist Dr. Rebecca Gomperts  (pictured above) and her abortion group Women on Waves as they commit abortions  in International waters on board her ship near countries where abortions are illegal, ABC News, March 7 (circumventing international abortion laws via an abortion ship).