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© Sara Forrest; Director’s Selection

Sara Forrest spent the bulk of December 2010 in Ethiopia, at work on a photo documentary about patients and survivors of obstetric fistula titled Facing Hope. Working in collaboration with Allison Shigo, co-producer of the Emmy Award winning documentary on the same subject – A Walk to Beautiful – Sara raised funds for this project using Kickstarter. You can follow her experience via

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