FIGO/SafeHands' FGM film wins major film festival award

‘The Cutting Tradition’ – FIGO’s collaboration with SafeHands for Mothers, narrated by Meryl Streep – has been awarded ‘Best Documentary' at the Victoria Independent Film Festival, Australia 2010.

There is a special free screening on Saturday 5 February at 3pm at the Tricycle Theatre, Kilburn, in London. For full details, click here.  

'This film is likely to create greater awareness in solving this problem'  - FIGO’s Chief Executive Hamid Rushwan.

'This is an incredible piece of work. So moving, upsetting, confusing, terrifying and, in tiny parts, uplifting' - Susie Orbach, psychotherapist, psychoanalyst, social critic and writer.