A couple of years ago I was given a glimpse into some things that I couldn’t stand. I began learning about some of the terrible things that are still happening to women around the world today. Like sex slavery, forced prostitution, and so many more horrible things. I realized that without the knowledge of what was going on, there was no way I could make a difference. I don’t know that I will ever feel like I make a huge difference, but I do know that I feel better when I am able to at least do something. To begin that journey, one must begin to obtain knowledge about the subject!
Imagine facing hatred, abandonment, or even death simply because of your gender.
The award-winning documentary, “Veil of Tears,” tells the untold story of millions of women in South Asia who are abused for no other reason than they are women. However, despite centuries of oppression, women once in their shoes are reaching in and bringing everlasting hope.
Meet True Survivors
These are women who have withstood a lifetime of adversity. Take a journey where few dare to venture, through the eyes of these women, and others, who unveil their personal stories of oppression, rejection, tragedy and even triumph. Get a glimpse of the resilience of the human spirit and the hope that has changed the lives of millions like these and is helping change millions more.
Narrated by Grammy-Nominated Recording Artist Natalie Grant, this film was shot on-location across stunning South Asia in some of the most remote tribal villages in the world today. This is a journey where few have gone and few can imagine.
Originally posted 2014-10-12 20:50:49.