Screening of the short documentary Oh, Sister!

Jody Williams meeting Ukrainian women
Screenshot from the short documentary "Oh, Sister!"

The Nobel Peace Center and Nobel Women’s Initiative invited to a special film screening and conversation with Jody Williams about solidarity, activism and women leading peace in Ukraine.

Time: 24 Jan 2023 19:00 - 20:30 CET
Place: Vika Kino

Oh, Sister! is a documentary about six women facing the challenges of the ongoing Russian invasion, and fighting for peace, justice and freedom in Ukraine. Showing for the first time in Norway on 24 January in a special event co-organised by the Nobel Peace Center and Nobel Women’s Initiative. The screening will be followed by a conversation with Nobel Peace Prize laureate Jody Williams. The conversation will be led by Oleksandra Hrybenko, an Ukrainian journalist and PhD fellow at the Department of Journalism and Media Studies at Oslo MET.

The film builds upon the journey of three female Nobel Peace Prize laureates - Tawakkol Karman, Jody Williams, and Leymah Gbowee - to Poland and Ukraine in June 2022 where they met with displaced women, women’s and human rights organizations, humanitarian agencies and activists fighting for peace. One of the women featured in the film is Oleksandra Matviichuk, Head of the Center of Civil Liberties, one of the Nobel Peace Prize laureates for 2022.

Picture of Leymah Gbowee, Tawakkol Karman and Jody Williams
Screenshot form the short documentary "Oh, sister!"

Watch the documentary here.

Listen to the conversation:

The event is part of the series Nobel Peace Talks, highlighting topics related to the Nobel Peace Prize to Ales Bialiatski, Memorial and Center for Civil Liberties. Nobel Peace Talks is supported by Fritt Ord, Hydro and Reitan Retail.

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