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Fire eyes : a film

Author: Soraya Mire; Persistent Productions.; Filmakers Library, inc.
Publisher: [New York] : Filmakers Library, [1994]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fire eyes explores the socio-economic, psychological and medical consequences of the ancient custom of female circumcision which is performed on more than 80 million women worldwide. In this film, several women who have experienced this "rite of passage" voice varying points of view on perpetuating the practice.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Soraya Mire; Persistent Productions.; Filmakers Library, inc.
OCLC Number: 31141223
Notes: Title on container: Fire eyes, female circumcision.
"Award winning films and videos"--Container.
Credits: Editor, Francesca Emmerson.
Performer(s): Carol Christiansen.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Female circumcision
Responsibility: [presented by] Persistent Productions ; written and directed by Soraya Mire.

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Fire eyes explores the socio-economic, psychological and medical consequences of the ancient custom of female circumcision which is performed on more than 80 million women worldwide. In this film, several women who have experienced this "rite of passage" voice varying points of view on perpetuating the practice.

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