Connecther Presents:

GI/TW Archive Film Gallery

Unimaginable: Discovering the horrors of life as a girl in rural Kenya Chloe Evans, Huntington University Peoria, Az

This documentary looks at the unimaginable lives of girls on the run. My family travels to Kenya to visit our sponsored child and we come face to face with the barbaric practice of FGM which is still alive and practiced in these rural parts of Kenya and many other parts of the world.

Education, Not Altar Atiyya Tul Munim, Moi University, School of Medicine

The short film, EDUCATION, NOT ALTAR tells the story of a girl living in Kakuma refugee camp Kenya, who is since the age of 14 has been fighting a war against early child marriage. For 4 years now she has persisted and fought for her right to education. The story explores her challenges, resilience

Far Away Friends: Education is for Everyone Marissa Zamudio, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

Marissa Zamudio, a first-year college student at Cal Poly SLO, discusses her immersion trip to Uganda in summer of 2017 with a small nonprofit called Far Away Friends. Through recall of her experiences, issues affecting girls and women in Uganda are brought to light. With a focus on sustainable deve

I am an Entrepreneur Ms. Novera Hasan Nikkon, Jagannath University Dhaka ,Bangladesh

‘I am an Entrepreneur’ is a true story of a young lady named Suraiya Sultana who established herself in the society through a hard labor and struggle .She is from such a society where due to cultural setting girls are always remaining as an economic burden to family and girls are often raised he

Not my child Anastasiia Lysogorova Alekseevna, American University of Central Asia

Early pregnancy is a huge issue in the entire world. A girl who gets pregnant decides to get rid of the child. Her boyfriend leaves her alone. She listens to her friend because she is scared that her parents or relatives will know about the child.

Second sex Shukrullah, Kabul university

This film shows the problems of Afghan women in one shot in defend duration of their lives

Let Girls be Girls Leah Maldonado, Portland State University

I volunteered to lead a cohort of Sunnyside Environmental School students to educate them about the global consequences of child marriage. We focused on how education is often taken from young girl's lives in order to support early marriage, then explored how this negatively impacts not only the vic

Early Marriage David Augustine, Progress High School

This story tells an overview of how young girls in Northern Nigeria are been giving out for marriage due to low self-esteem and often seen as economic burdens.

Power To The Women Menkemndi Randy, Government Technical High School Bamenda

As a means to edify the world on the importance of the rights of women and the girl child, Clarisse artistically known as Yala brings to you this powerful message in some few words in her 5 minutes video which explains the need to value and preserve the rights of the woman and girl child, and i be

MDIS 1 Different but Same (A) Siti Nur Hidayah Binte Samsuddin,Tran Que Nghi,Pyae Phyo Pying, Management Development Institute of Singapore

A short animated documentary that highlights the two different but similar struggles of women in first world and third countries. It hopes to raise more awareness and provide better understanding on the reality of the issues raised.