Dara’s story must not succumb to the perils of a single-story structure that burnishes accounts of the hunter, and burns that of the hunted.
Riz Ahmed’s short film is a no-frills depiction of the reality we live in.
Despite all the flaws, the film continues to stand out because of the things it gets right – the powerful need to start talking now.
The women in this movie are constantly reaching out and supporting each other in whatever capacity they can.
Quwait, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia will not show the film and Russia has edited the scene featuring the character.
Beryl Magoko was 10 years old when she was circumcised in her native Kenya. This is her story.