“The Supreme Price” traces the evolution of the Pro-Democracy Movement in Nigeria and efforts to increase the participation of women in leadership roles.

Supreme PriceFollowing the annulment of her father’s victory in Nigeria’s Presidential Election and her mother’s assassination by agents of the military dictatorship, Hafsat Abiola faces the challenge of transforming a corrupt culture of governance into a democracy capable of serving Nigeria’s most marginalized population: women.

“The Supreme Price” is the third film in this year’s Human Rights Film Series, the Center’s flagship film event that showcases the year’s predominant human rights documentaries throughout the month of October.

The screening will be followed by a Q&A with exerts in the field. Watch the trailer below, check out the Human Rights Film Series page, and visit the “Supreme Price” website for more information.

This event will take place on October 15, 2014 from 7:00-9:30PM.

It is free and open to the public.

American University is committed to providing accessible programs and services.

For accommodations, contact asac@american.edu.

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& the Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law

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