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Sasa! (30 min)
Chanda Chevannes
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Prior to living in Uganda and working on this film, I was oblivious to the connection between domestic violence...
Conversely, if a woman suspects that she may be infected with HIV, she often will not discuss it with her partner or seek treatment for fear of violence or abandonment. Women who are suspected or found to be HIV positive face violence and stigma from their partners, in-laws, family and the community.
Sasa! highlights this injustice and demonstrates how, despite the incredible adversity, women in East Africa are addressing these issues, reaching out to one another and working together to change the power dynamics between women and men.
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