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Girl Unbound: The War to Be Her

  • Documentary and factual
  • 2016
  • Erin Heidenreich
  • 80 mins

Summary

In Waziristan, "one of the most dangerous places on earth", Maria Toorpakai defies the Taliban - disguising herself as a boy, so she can play sports freely. But when she becomes a rising star, her true identity is revealed, bringing constant death threats on her and her family. Undeterred, they continue to rebel for their freedom.

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Credits

Cast

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SelfAyesha Gulalai Wazir
SelfMaria Toorpakai Wazir
SelfShamsul Qayyum Wazir

Crew

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DirectorErin Heidenreich
ProducerMatthew J. Malek
ProducerJonathon Power
ProducerJonathon Power
ProducerCassandra Sanford-Rosenthal
ProducerJouri Smit
ComposerAva Kay
ComposerQasim Naqvi

Details

Languages
English
Formats
Colour
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