Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
506 Bloor St. West, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1Y3
The National Film Board of Canada presents
the world premiere of
KOROMOUSSO: Big Sister
A group of women break cultural taboos surrounding female sexuality, support each other in overcoming the trauma of female genital mutilation, and take back ownership of their bodies.
Post-screening discussion with Regina Tamés, Deputy Director of the Women’s Rights Division at Human Rights Watch. Panelists include Habibata Ouarme, an FGM survivor and the film’s co-director; Jim Donovan, co-director; and Dr. Angela Deane, OBGYN and advocate for those affected by FGM/C.
Human Rights Watch Film Festival Toronto
Directed by Habibata Ouarme and Jim Donovan
Research Habibata Ouarme
Produced by Denis McCready and Christine Aubé
75 min | 2023