When The Time Comes, Short Documentary (13 min, 2013)

Shot among the Samburu semi-nomadic tribe of Kenya, “When The Time Comes” portraits its relation to the ancestral and controversial practice that is female circumcision (Female Genital Mutilation / Cutting) and highlights the inter-generational debate that is taking place in their communities, allowing girls and women to fight for their rights, with the support of many men.

Best Short Documentary, Social Impact Media Awards 2014, Los Angeles
Special Jury Prize, Social Impact Media Awards 2014, Los Angeles
Special Mention, Document Film Festival 2014, Glasgow

Commissioned by Les Ailes de Siligi, with the support of MaiProject.

Special thanks to our partners: Envelope Music, Paradoxal and Dtouch NY

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