Kim Longinotto is a famous British documentary film director, well known for making films that highlight the plight of female victims of oppression or discrimination.

Viktoryia Kolchyna & Daniella Koliada
Viktoryia Kolchyna & Daniella Koliada

Longinotto has made more than 20 films, usually featuring inspiring women and girls at their core. She’s delved into female genital mutilation in Kenya (The Day I Will Never Forget), women standing up to rapists in India (Pink Saris), and the story of Salma, an Indian Muslim woman who smuggled poetry out to the world while locked up by her family for decades.

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