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The award winning feature-length documentary A Walk to Beautiful tells the stories of five Ethiopian women who suffer from devastating childbirth injuries and embark on a journey to reclaim their lost dignity. Rejected by their husbands and ostracized by their communities, these women are left to spend the rest of their lives in loneliness and shame. They make the choice to take the long and arduous journey to the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital in search of a cure and a new life.

To learn more about this wonderful documentary please log-on to www.walktobeautiful.com PBS will be airing the documentary in May 2008.

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  • nik

    I want to thank you for this bit of education. I had no idea that this was happening. I’ve been reading about the condition since I saw you post.