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Indian nun welcomes Oscar for film on menstruation taboo

2019 Oscars awards the short documentary category wins "Period. End of Sentence ", by the American-Iranian director Rayka Zehtabchi. In Uttar Pradesh for 30 years the Franciscan nuns have been caring for women’s hygiene in rural villages. Mumbai (AsiaNews) – "We are very happy" for the Oscar awarded to the documentary film "Period. End of Sentence”, Sr. Liza Ignatius, gynecologist at Our Lady of Graces Hospital in Sardhana, Uttar Pradesh tells AsiaNews. According to the nun, who has been taking care of women’s hygiene in rural villages in India for years, the victory "is good news for us who […]

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