Forbidden Voices

  • Feature Documentary,
  • Documentary,
  • 95 Min,
  • Switzerland

Screenings:
Sunday, October 19: 12:05 PM Moffat-Ladd House,

"> Forbidden Voices
  • Director: Barbara Miller
  • Producers: Das Kollektiv für Audiovisuelle Werke
  • Screenwriters: Barbara Miller
  • Starring: Yoani Sanchez, Zeng Jinyan and Farnaz Seifi

Their voices are suppressed, prohibited and censored. But Yoani Sánchez, Zeng Jinyan and Farnaz Seifi are not frightened of their dictatorial regimes. These fearless women stand for a new, networked generation of modern resistance fighters. In Cuba, China and Iran their blogs shake the foundations of the state information monopoly thereby putting their lives at risk.