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indieWIRE talks Balmes and Babies

Posted April 30, 2010

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Peter Knegt reports on IndieWIRE about "Balmes' Babies is Born," a piece that profiles the director's recent talk at the Apple Store in SoHo. (check here for video of the event).  Among many things, Balmes talks about his empathy for the four families he filmed:

"The committment we were expecting from them was kind of tough,” he laughed. “I mean, I had just had a baby and it could have been perfect. But we spoke a little bit with my wife and she said ‘no way.’ Even me being there doing that was too intrustive. Just imagine having a family have this French guy in their living room for such a long time…"