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Reference : V-F-CR-F-00685-B
Date : 10/2001
Title : Women and war : TV archive pack
Duration : 00:18:24
Director : ASHTON, Laura
Cameraman : various
Editor : unknown
Person appearing :
HALTER, Grégoire (délégué secours, CICR)
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
ICRC producer :
Description : Eleven women tell how war has affected their lives.
-Mariatu copes with disability: the result of a physical attack on her during war.
-Shihnaz lives with the daily fear of threats to her personal safety.
-Sarah, a survivor of sexual violence, recounts her story.
-Amanda, detained for her role in armed conflict, talks of her daily life.
-Qualam, forced from her home by drought and conflict, describes what it is like to be displaced.
-Dzidza is searching for her husband and sons, still missing long after the war is over.
-Olja describes her grief on learning finally of her missing husband's death.
-Efrat and her family anxiously await news of her missing brother, a soldier captured in the hostilities.
-Mah Bibi at 10 years old is destitute and begs for food to support herself and her younger brothers.
-Zakiya supports herself and her seven children in the absence of her detained husband.
-Nasrin, a widow and mother, explains how medical care has helped her regain mobility after a mine accident.
Original language : International soundtrack
English title : Women and war : TC archive pack
Colour/B&W : colour
Original material/format : Betacam SP
Best material/format available : Betacam SP