'The Testimony' Trailer: A Short Documentary About the Largest Rape Trial in Congo's History

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'The Testimony'

The film is one of 10 short-listed considerations for the five available Oscar nominations in the best documentary short category.

The Testimony is a short documentary about The Minova Trial, the largest rape trial in Democratic Republic of Congo's history.

It dives into the sexual violence enacted, at the hands of the military, on Congolese women as a result of M23 rebellion fighting.

The doc is directed by Vanessa Block and was produced by Oscar-winning producer Steve Tisch, whose previous credits include Forrest Gump and Southpaw. Block and Mitchell Block also produce, with Michael Sarnoski acting as the executive producer.

The Testimony is one of 10 short-listed considerations for the five available Oscar nominations in the best documentary short category.

Watch the trailer for the short below.

 

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