Archive of films Building Bridges / Building Bridges

USA
2006, 13 min

Section: Documentary Films - Out of Competition
Year: 2006

The film recounts the inspirational story of a remarkable group of women who set aside sharp differences to heal the painful wounds of Bosnia’s conflict. Amira, Snjezana, Ifeta and the women of the Mostar Women’s Citizen Initiative, a group of community leaders, political activists and ordinary citizens have launched a joint effort to transcend ethnic and religious strife in a country fractured by war. The narration was provided by former U. S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright who is also the Chairman of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI), a nonprofit organization working to strengthen and expand democracy worldwide, working to ensure that women become equal partners in the process of democratic development.


Synopsis

The film recounts the inspirational story of a remarkable group of women who set aside sharp differences to heal the painful wounds of Bosnia’s conflict. Amira, Snjezana, Ifeta and the women of the Mostar Women’s Citizen Initiative, a group of community leaders, political activists and ordinary citizens have launched a joint effort to transcend ethnic and religious strife in a country fractured by war. The narration was provided by former U. S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright who is also the Chairman of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI), a nonprofit organization working to strengthen and expand democracy worldwide, working to ensure that women become equal partners in the process of democratic development.

Contacts

Park Group
23 S. 13th Street, Suite 301, Richmond, VA 23219, ?
United States of America
Tel: +1 804 314 2485
Fax: +1 804 521 0548
E-mail: jeanine@butlerfilms.tv

About the film

Color, DIGIBETA
International premiere

Section: Documentary Films - Out of Competition
   
Director: Jeanine Isabel Butler
Dir. of Photography: Reuben Aaronson
Editor: Bill Gaff
Producer: Jeanine Isabel Butler
Production: Park Group
Contact: Park Group
   
www: www.winwithwomen.ndi.org/viewsection.asp?sect=mkagrant
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