26th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Daughters of Chibok
Daughters of Chibok
Daughters of Chibok
Daughters of Chibok

Daughters of Chibok

director: JOEL BENSON
original title: Daughters of Chibok
country: Nigeria
year: 2019
running time: 11 min.


In 2014, members of the Boko Haram terrorist group kidnapped 276 adolescent girls from the Chibok farming community in Nigeria, and 112 of the girls have still not returned home. The film looks at the tragedy, contemporary life, and women’s rights through the characters of the girls’ mothers.

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director: JOEL BENSON
producer: Joel 'Kachi Benson
Ministerstvo kultury
Fond kinematografie
Město Jihlava
Kraj Vysočina
Česká televize
Český rozhlas
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