‘Because we were beautiful’ has won the award for best documentary 2011 at the Big Muddy Film Festival, Carbondale, Illinois (USA) and the first prize at the Artivist Film Festival, Los Angeles/Hollywood (USA).
‘Because we were beautiful’ has also been screened at the 2011 UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival, San Fransisco, USA) the 2012 Byron Bay Film Festival (Australia) and was broadcasted in several countries.
COMFORT WOMEN PROJECT
The documentary ‘Because we were beautiful’ was part of a project that also consists:
Educational paper and film for High School students (Dutch)