2014 Edition's Long Documentary

Small Small Thing

Small Small Thing

  • Section :Long Documentary
  • Country :Liberia | USA
  • Production Year :2013
  • Runtime: 83 Minutes

    Director: Jessica Vale

    Screenwriter: Jessica Vale

    Cinematographer: Nika Offenbac

    Editor: Jason Kessler

    Music Composer: Jean-Luc Sinclair

    Print Source: jessica@smallsmallthing.com

    Synopsis: In December 2012, twelve years old Olivia Zinnah died of septic shock from a bowel obstruction. Her death was a result of complications from surgeries intended to repair the extensive injuries she sustained when she was raped at the age of seven. Few years before, at JFK Hospital in Monrovia, Capital of Liberia, Olivia Zinnah was nine, severely malnourished and handicapped. Believing her injuries to be the result of witchcraft, Olivia’s mother had been hiding her in their village for years…

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