Marie Michael Library

Title

Approach of Dawn: Portraits of Maya Women Forging Peace in Guatemala

Length

52 min.

File No

460

Format

VHS

Description

The story of Maya women and their role in human rights is portrayed in this film. Most of the 150,000 victims of Guatemala's 36-year-long civil war are Maya. This film follows three women whose lives were shattered by the war and the work they carry out to protect their culture and promote human rights.

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