Forgotten Diamonds: A Documentary Film on Literacy and Education in Sierra Leone
Trailer for the Documentary — Forgotten Diamonds by Melonie Kastman ( A filmanthropy on the literacy and education landscape in Sierra Leone
This war effectively decimated the country and destroyed its infrastructure, leaving its people without hospitals, potable water, roads, banks, schools or mail service, but not without hope and a resilient zest for life. FORGOTTEN DIAMONDS communicates through personal stories not only the destruction of a senseless war but the struggles and triumphs they encounter in moving forward to rebuild their lives, and those they meet along the way.
Directed by Melonie Kastman for M3FILMS
Melonie Kastman’s Forgotten Diamonds will be out in 2011.