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Doc Shorts: Women's World

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A global survey of the myriad challenges faced by women both past and present.

Like many young girls from Africa, Messania was forced to undergo female genital mutilation to make her marriageable to a much older stranger, but she found the determination to escape abuse and challenge harmful cultural norms.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    20 minutes
  • Language
    West Pokot
  • Country
    Kenya; U.S.
  • Director
    Laki Karavias