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Thursday, April 28, 2011

Must See Documentary: Taxi Sister By Theresa Traore Dahlberg

Written By: MIM!With the help of a progressive government initiative supporting female taxi drivers, there are 15 female taxi drivers in Dakar ... that's out of 15,000 taxi drivers. Who’s talking about women's equity besides Senegal's government? Promising Swedish/Burkinabe director and producer Theresa Traore Dahlberg is (photographed above), in her documentary Taxi Sister which follows a woman behind the wheel who grapples with society’s view and expectations on women. Watch the trailer below ...

(Photo Credits: © Senay Berhe)