Mukhtar Mai: the Struggle for Justice (Urdu), 2006, 10 min


Awarded Best Documentary at Jaipur International Film Festival, India, 2009. A documentary film by Beena Sarwar, Pakistan, 2006 | 10 min version Urdu/Seraiki (no subtitles except name tags) // Commentary: Sania Saeed | Camera: Riz Anwar | Sound: Waqas Anwar | Music: Reshma | Editor: Waseem Mirza, Indievisuals, Karachi // Director and Producer: Beena Sarwar // Archive photos and video: Geo TV; The News International; Pattan Development Organisation and Khalid Hussain; Somy Ali, ANAA; Field coordinators: Elizabeth William, Khalida Nadeem / This documentary was made possible by The Sigrid Rausing Trust, UNIFEM, and Television Trust for Environment (special thanks to Di Tatham and Jenny Richards) / Beena Sarwar 2006

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