France | 2016 | 53 minutes | Color | DVD | English/French/Turkish | Subtitled | Order No. 171200
"The liberating project of the Kurdish women’s movement, the utopian dream of an egalitarian, democratic, multi-faith and multiethnic society, its ideological corpus and its history... All revealed by Girls’ War"
"[Girls’ War] is evidently engaging, and it presents to us an escapade about which we cannot remain indifferent at a time when the world painfully seeks to reinvent justice."
"[Girls’ War] seeks to place the combat [of "The Free Women’s Party"] in the larger context of women’s conditions in the Middle East. That’s how it pays beautiful homage to these women’s heroism."
SCREENING HIGHLIGHTS AND AWARDS
- Barcelona Human Rights Film Festival, Best Medium-Length Documentary
- Festival Internazionale De Cinema, Gilda Doc Award
- Barcelona Human Rights Film Festival, Best Medium-Length documentary
Mylène Sauloy studied architecture and then obtained a Masters in Social Sciences at the Sorbonne. She is founder and project leader of "Marcho Doryila - cultural solidarity with Chechnya, Caucasus and Latin America". She is director and camerawoman and has worked for numerous French TV channels such as ARTE, Canal Plus, France 3, collaborating on many different reports and documentaries.
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