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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (27 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Lobodocs, 2008.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
In Process Record.
Film
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Lobodocs in 2008.
Summary, etc.:
A hard-hitting investigative documentary on honor killings of women. Shot in cinema-verite style with unprecedented access in remote rural villages in South-East Turkey, the film features compelling testimonies of women survivors in hiding, as well as candid interviews with male killers. The narrative thread juxtaposes the weight of tradition and community pressure against the courage of women who take a stand and struggle to overcome ancient practices.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Foreign language films.
Gender identity.
Genre: Gender Studies
Documentary films.

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