Alba Sotorra has a BA in Communication and an MA on Mediterranean Cultural Studies. What shaped her view of the world and encouraged her to portray it was having the chance to know other countries and having a camera. She lived and worked in Guatemala, Puerto Rico, Cuba, New York, England, Bosnia, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan, participating in different cinema and video productions. She has directed several short documentary films, among them: INTERSECTIONS (2005), about the inter-religious conflict in Bosnia, and IíM STILL A STONE (2006) about the need of reconstruction of the Afghani Culture. UNVEILED VIEWS (2008) is her first long documentary film. (2/10)
A film by Alba Sotorra, 2009, 52 min., Color
In this revealing documentary five extraordinary women talk about their occupations, aspirations, and the rights and status of women in their Muslim c...