On Her Shoulders

NAME OF FILM: ON HER SHOULDERS

DIRECTOR(S): Alexandria Bombach

STARRING: Nadia Murad, Murad Ismael, Simone Monasebian

GENRE: Documentary Film

SYNOPSIS: Nadia Murad is a 23-year-old Yazidi survivor of genocide and sexual slavery by ISIS. Repeating her horrific story to politicians, the media, and the United Nations, she must navigate bureaucracy, politics and sudden fame to get the world to listen.

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