The movie A Happy Event is one awesome one for pregnant moms.
If you and your partner have been struggling to have a child, A Happy Event is best movie for you. The movie shows the different challenges pregnancy brings to both partners and those around them. The movie further shows the struggles a woman goes through and the things she has to give up while pregnant. As a woman transitions into motherhood she faces different fears.
Fear of being alone; During pregnancy and after giving birth, its normal for a woman to feel alone and isolated. In the movie we find Barbara feeling lonely after giving birth. The sudden transition from wife to mother creates an emptiness in her. She feels like her once loving husband and father of her child has abandoned her after giving birth.
The Movie Storyline:
She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. She dislocated me, transformed me. Why didn’t anyone warn me? Why doesn’t anyone ever talk about this?” Un heureux événement, or an intimate view of motherhood, sincere and with no taboos.