Doc Shorts: Women Around the Globe
A program that spotlights women who stand up and help other women.
CountryIsrael Germany Jordan India U.S.
Film CategoryAsian Focus International Spotlight Leon & Mary Strauss Documentary Spotlight Middle Eastern Focus Shorts Competition Women in Film Spotlight
SubjectCinema Family Issues Health Immigration Jewish Legal Issues Parenting Refugees Religion/Faith Women's Issues
Two women face hardship and custody battles after leaving their ultra-Orthodox communities.
Keren Or (A Ray of Light)
A single mother shows extraordinary resilience as she battles to survive financially despite unexpected circumstances.