Sisters in Law 25 August 2016 Promo 1:00 min
Sisters in Law | Kim Longinotto, Florence Ayisi | Cameroon | 2005 | 104 min
A fascinating, moving and often hilarious look at the work of one small courthouse in Cameroon where two women determined to change a village are making progress that could change the world. The tough-minded state prosecutor Vera Ngassa and court president, Beatrice Ntuba are working to help women in their Muslim village find the courage to fight often-difficult cases of abuse, despite pressures from their family and their community to remain silent.
Audience Award, Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival 2005