POV

Classroom Clip: Meeting Obaidah and Amal

Clip: Season 30 Episode 4 | 5m 38s

Obaidah, the film’s narrator, introduces her radio show and one of her devoted listeners, Amal, who risks her safety by using her phone to film street protests. Obaidah explains, “The regime’s biggest fear were those who held camera’s, so they were the first to be eliminated.”

Aired: 07/03/17

Rating: NR

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