Release Date: 2011
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 19 min
In Colombia, three native women use nonviolent resistance to defend their people in the face of their country's violent conflict.
Director: Nicole Karsin
This quiet, deliberately paced documentary favors interviews over fly-on-the-wall footage, but one interruption of an on-camera talk by armed soldiers is a potent reminder of how precarious the lives of this population can be, and how the perseverance of its characters represents a strikingly female display of strength. show more
Looks and sounds considerably better than nearly every other independent documentary of its kind, forming an argument that's clear and cogent and virtually free of obvious manipulation or pandering. show more
Well conceived and unmanipulative, it will play well with auds attuned to its social-justice themes. show more