This is the story of Winnie, a woman who stood up for herself and used her legal rights to overcome a multitude of hardships. Winnie has received assistance from Barefoot Law, an organization that is dedicated to providing Ugandans with access to justice. They work tirelessly to empower citizens with the law through free legal advice and services.
For more information visit barefootlaw.org/
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This video was produced on location by an Actuality Media student crew and shot with Canon cameras.
Producer: Claire Miller
Director: Nikki Hausherr
Cinematographer: Bradley Virshup
Editor: Shawn Paarmann
Actuality Media is on the ground with every student crew to oversee production of these short documentaries, providing the services of executive producer, production manager, location scout, additional editing, and whatever else is needed to complete the project.
We are more than a film study abroad program. We are a service learning organization that takes students and young professionals abroad to create media on changemakers in developing communities around the world. Our films spread the word about nonprofits, NGOs and social entrepreneurs who are implementing innovative, new ideas to combat chronic social problems. Find out more about our work and adventures at actualitymedia.org