'Braving the Waves' Wins Special Mention Award!

Braving the Waves - Mina Keshavarz

'Braving the Waves' by Mina Keshavarz from Iran won the Special Mention Award at the London International Documentary Film Festival!

'Braving the Waves' - This is the story of Roghieh, a woman in Southern Iran who is trying to secure jobs for women in her community through a Bazaar she established and runs, where over 800 women work, but a local politician, the mayor, threatens her. He wants to destroy the bazar and build a big shopping mall.