Thorns and Silk

Paulina Tervo | West Bank | 2009 | 14 mins

Synopsis

In pursuing gainful employment outside the home, four women from across the West Bank challenge cultural norms, paving the way for a better future for their families and society.

Thorns and Silk was an official selection of the 2011 WVN Online Film Festival and recipient of the 3rd place award in the Documentary Shorts category.

About the Filmmaker

Paulina Tervo is a creative storyteller and an interactive producer, who likes pushing boundaries with her work. She has made films in over 20 countries worldwide, winning several awards for her work. She is a Director and Producer at Write This Down, a creative agency and production house, specializing in visual communications, films and interactive experiences.

 

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