Saturday, Feb 18th @ 10:00 am – Roxy 2
Saving Face
Daniel Junge, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, 2012, USA, Pakistan, 40 minutes
Montana Premiere

SAVING FACE chronicles the lives of Zakia and Rukhsana as they attempt to bring their assailants to justice and move on with their lives. The women are supported by NGOs, sympathetic policymakers, and skilled doctors including surgeon Dr. Mohammad Jawad, attorney Ms. Sarkar Abbass who fights Zakia‚Äôs case, and female politician Marvi Memon who advocates for new legislation.  SAVING FACE follows their personal stories and that of the nation of Pakistan as it attempts to tackle this horrific social problem.