Meryem (Meryem)

Reber Dosky -Netherlands
2017 — Documentary — English subtitles

Filmed during the battle of Kobani, this film reveals the women at the heart of the fight against IS. With stoical perseverance and the aid of American airstrikes, these women are leading the fight for freedom. War and weapons were invented by men, says Meryem. But as long as the stronghold stands, she and her sisters continue the fight with high morale.

The film is screened in the following programmes