Nothing About Us
Eventually they give an unequalled show for thousands of visitors in the University Stadium of Addis Ababa, to prove that people with a disability are able to give a great performance. They can and will participate in society! ‘Nothing About Us’ shows foreign aid through the eyes of these disabled young people.
It presents a touching account of their lives, their doubts and their hopes. Heartbreaking and touching honesty causes unique experiences with their new Ethiopian friends, whose tough reality of a daily fight for existence is leaving them with an unforgettable impression. (www.nothingaboutus.com)
Netherlands, The 2009, 60 min.
Spoken language: Dutch, English, Amharic
Official website: http://www.nothingaboutus.com
Marijn Poels Films