Enemies of Happiness

General Information

Author/Creator
Mulvad, Eva, director.
Language
Arabic, English.
Subtitles
English
Published
Afghanistan : Danish Film Institute ; Bastard Film
Physical Description
DVD-ROM (59 min.)

Contents/Summary

Summary
The Constitutional Assembly of Afghanistan in 2003. A woman, Malalai Joya criticizing the Afghan rule, including the oppression of women, is thrown out of the Assembly. Threatened, she has to leave her family and house, too buts she continues her political fight in spite of the assassination attempts. In 2005 she runs as a candidate for Parliament - the first time women are allowed to - and wins a seat as the youngest member of the Parliament. She also engaged in protecting women's rights.

Subjects

Genre
Documentary films

Bibliographic Information

Note
Duration: 00:59:00

Holdings

Item Type Current Location Collection Call Number Volume Info Shelving Location Public Note
DVD-ROMOSA Film LibraryOSA Film LibraryFL Record 1487---