Ladies First

Movie review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Inspiring but cautionary docu about woman archer from India.

G 2017 39 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

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age 10+

Gender inequality

Themes of gender inequality, family violence, poverty and class differences, mental health in preparation for olympic sporting events, confidence, injury and *spoiler alert* how to deal with losing something you've worked hard towards. A good length for those who'd be distracted by something longer (40m).

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age 11+

Reality of gender inequality

This short film teaches kids how girls struggle in other parts of the world just because they are girls. Also, teaches the restrictions in life due to poverty. The mother was beaten by in-laws just because she works outside, and the uncle talks about it with no remorse, which may be a bit shocking for a younger audience.

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