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LES OUBLIÉES DES GRANDS LACS
by Joseph Bitamba
2020 | 87 min

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Documentary | Rwanda, Congo, Burundi, Canada | Kirundi, Kinyarwanda, Swahili (French subtitles)

Rape has been used as a real weapon of war in the conflicts that have ravaged the Great Lakes region in recent decades. Rwandan, Congolese and Burundian victims testify courageously, some for the first time. As they call out to the international community, the law of silence is finally broken –  a sign that things are starting to change ...

Mature subject

FESTIVALS:  

  • Taking Action for Equality Award, Vues d’Afrique International Film Festival (2021)