The Trials of Spring

(2014 Spotlighting Women Documentary Award)

Against the backdrop of the Arab uprisings, The Trials of Spring – a multimedia initiative anchored by a documentary film – tells the stories of five fearless women from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region who risk everything in their fight for human rights for all, despite flagrant efforts to silence them.

Beth Levison Beth Levison

Levison is an Emmy and Peabody-winning producer/director based in NYC with a track record of bringing films that are steeped in real and emotional conflict to the screen. Her most recent film PERSONAL... more»

Gini Reticker Gini Reticker

Reticker is an award-winning documentary filmmaker. Reticker has also produced or executive produced such notable films as The BETRAYAL (Nerakhoon)— a nominee for both an Academy Award and an... more»

Genre: Documentary