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|Documentary: "Motherland Afghanistan"|
|Date||Saturday June 06|
|Time||1:30 PM - 4:30 PM|
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Fremont Main Library
2400 Stevenson Blvd at Paseo Padre
Fremont CA 94538
Afghan-American filmmaker Sedika Mojadidi shadows her father, a women’s health specialist working to rebuild hospitals in war-torn Afghanistan, in this thought-provoking documentary filmed in the wake of the United States’ invasion of the region. In a country where one in seven women dies during childbirth, many women are willing to travel for days to receive adequate care from a trained professional.
“You won’t remain unmoved” - L.A. Weekly.