Why Poverty? The Thread
Südafrika 2012, 7 min. (engl. OF)



Buch/Regie: Alicia Cano Menoni Kamera: Thomas Mauch Schnitt: Fabio Bobbio Ton: Rafael Alvarez Musik: Maximiliano Silvera Fernsehsender/Produktion: Passaparola Films, Steps International


Throughout Latin America, a girl’s 15th birthday marks her coming of age and is celebrated in style.It’s a celebration that many poor rural families can ill-afford, the cost of the girl’s dress alone is often prohibitive.


Kontakt: Steps International, Don Edkins, www.whypoverty.net
Tel. +27-21-4655805, e-mail: don@steps.co.za