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Sunday 17th, 12:45 pm



Documentary by Sophia Kruz, 87mins, USA, 2017.

German Premier

This prize-winning film portrays four unusual ladies, who through their art and social engagement stand up for the rights of ladies worldwide.

Sister Fa, really Fatou Mandiang Diatta, is a Senegalese rapper and activist against genital mutilation in Africa. A graffiti artist who protests against violence in the Brazilian favelas with her artwork, an Indian dancer who with the art of dance brings therapy to the victims of sexual assault, a young American who has started a fashion brand in Africa. These ladies tell the story of success and courage in an often seemingly comfortless world.

Followed by: film discussion with Sister Fa (protagonist).