Girl Unbound - Glasgow Screening + Conversation

Girl Unbound - Glasgow Screening + Conversation

Maria Toorpakai is a top-ranking squash player from the tribal area of Waziristan, Pakistan, who defiantly refuses to be held down by oppressive gender norms.

In her home region, girls are forbidden to attend school, listen to music, or walk outside unescorted or uncovered. Yet not only did Maria become an international athlete, but her mother is the principal of a school for girls (which has been bombed three times), while her sister Ayesha is a member of the National Assembly, one of the ...

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