ForMed Films - animated films for health education

Womens Health animated resources

This folder includes a number of films about women's health.  

  • The Physiology of Childbirth is about the hormones and mechanics of childbirth
  • Mother of Many celebrates midwifery and childbirth
  • Perinatal Positivity is about mental health around the time (peri) of birth (natal)
  • A Black Cloud shares four womens experiences of PTSD/trauma following a traumatic birth or the loss of a baby
  • We are currently making a film about Perimenopause, which will be complete in July 2023

ForMed Films make animated films and illustrations to help people better understand medical and health issues.  We share people’s real voices and personal experiences to make empowering and informative films in collaboration with health professionals and experts.  We believe that animated film is the way to talk to the public to help them to make informed choices and take control of their own wellbeing.  ForMed Films is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company (CIC).

Our awards include BAFTA, Excellence in Oncology and Innovation from the Journal of Health Visiting.