When a young Cambodian village girl is sold off into prostitution, a brash American documentary filmmaker ventures deep into the underbelly of Phnom Penh to pursue her story and rescue the girl, crossing paths with various other lives affected by the unspeakable terrain of the country's virginity trade.
After the retirement of the veteran film censor Robert Warren, the board agreed to have Fat Girl resubmitted and approved for screening unedited.
Her education is threatened by frequent Taliban attacks on schools like her own.In December, 2014, the Taliban massacred 132 schoolchildren in Peshawar, outraging Pakistan's moderate majority. Athanasius Shahwan were both present at the censorship committee's screening.Aziz's longtime opponent, education reformer Pervez Hoodbhoy joins the re-energized anti-extremist movement. The movie was reportedly screened for the General Security's Censorship Bureau earlier in the month and then was passed on to the censorship committee. Father Shahwan had the final word and he demanded that the film be blocked over scenes that are considered offensive to Christian faith.Stories published in our Daily Digests section are chosen based on the interest of our readers.They are republished from a number of sources, and are not produced by Mint Press News.
Their relationship is depicted throughout in a graphic and unflinching fashion, both psychologically and physically.