Behind Closed Eyes: Jacqueline

Duco Tellegen

During the war in Rwanda, lots of girls have been raped. The eighteen year old Jacqueline is one of them. The child she bore, is for her a daily memory of the atrocities she lived during the war. Everyone of her family was murdered, except for her grandmother. Now she's living with her grandmother in isolation on the top of a hill...

Credits

Content rating
AL
Director
Duco Tellegen
Country
Netherlands, The
Type
Documentary, Short
Duration
25 minutes
Themes
children and youth, crimes against humanity, war crimes, genocide, rape
Year
2000