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Title A Walk to beautiful [dvd] / an Engel Entertainment production in association with Nova ; produced by Mary Olive Smith and Steven Engel ; directed by Mary Olive Smith and Amy Bucher
Publisher Boston, Mass. : WGBH Video, c2008
 Rodman Main Ad Non-Fiction DVD  616.62 W177    AVAILABLE
Edition Widescreen
Descript 1 videodisc (ca. 54 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Tech Details DVD format
Language Closed-captioned
Audio described for people who are blind or have low vision
In English and Amharic dialogue, with English subtitles
Credits Editor, Andrew Ford ; directors of photography, Tony Hardmon, Mary Olive Smith, Jerry Risius ; music, David Schommer
Note Originally broadcast on public television in 2008 as part of the Nova series
Special features: Fistula worldwide : the hidden epidemic / producer, Heidi Burke ; Engel Entertainment (2008 : ca. 10 min.) ; DVD-ROM access to a discussion guide for educators and to the Nova website
Audience Not rated (Note: Contains mature subject matter)
Summary The story of three Ethiopian women suffering from vesico-vaginal fistula, rejected by their husbands and ostracized by their communities because of their condition, who embark on a journey to a remarkable hospital in Addis Ababa where they are treated with respect and possessed of a new hope through corrective surgery. Theirs is "a walk to beautiful"
Note For private home use only
Subject Women -- Ethiopia -- Social conditions
Fistula, Vesico-vaginal -- Treatment
Pregnant women -- Health and hygiene
Pregnancy -- Complications
Genre Documentary television programs.
Documentary films.
Subject DVD videodiscs
Alt Author Smith, Mary Olive
Bucher, Amy
Schommer, David
Engel Entertainment
WGBH Educational Foundation
WGBH Video (Firm)
Add Title Nova (Television program)
Fistula worldwide. Dvd videorecording
ISBN 9781593758233
ISBN/ISSN 783421424890
Music # WG42489 WGBH Video

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