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Warrior of Light

  • Release Date: Sep 12, 2003
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 34 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Monika Treut


Acclaimed documentary filmmaker [[Performer~P114549~Monika Treut~monikatreut]] follows up on her 1999 opus [[Feature~V177589~Gendernauts~gendernauts]] with this look at Brazilian socialite-turned-activist Yvonne Bezerra de Mello. The wife of Alvaro Bezerra de Mello, a scion from a wealthy hotel-owning family, Yvonne lived in the very lap of luxury. She spent her time sculpting, writing, caring for her children, and practicing her equestrian skills. Then in 1993, her life changed when she heard about...more

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