Film Days 2018 Wissen.Schafft.Entwicklung
On the 7th of December the movie The Judge will be screened at the Top Kino in Vienna. The movie explores the story of Judge Kohloud is the first female judge to be appointed to a sharia court in the Middle East. The film shows the challenges she faces in a deeply patriarchal society.
After the screening of the movie, an advisory board member of the APPEAR project SHE-GE and a PhD candidate at the University of Vienna, member of the APPEAR project ROOTDEVPAL, both in the Palestinian Territories will give additional input on current developments with regard to gender equity and the situation of women in the region.