The Elegant Heroic Bangladeshi Female Humanist

May 19, 2015

In The Film Reporter, Filmmaker Shahida Akhter talks about her film, Fight Acid Violence, accepted to the 2014 Women's Voices Now Online Film Festival and the inspiration she received from Women's Voices Now on the journey to making this difficult but important film. 

"The Elegant Heroic Bangladeshi Female Humanist," Shahida Akther faces danger for women rights in her work as an author, researcher, editor, filmmaker, and social activist.