Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, two Academy Awards, six Emmy Awards and a Lux Style Award winner releases a new animated movie “Forced Marriage – Zabardasti ki Shadi“.
This is the 7th animated movie from the series “Aagahi”. The purpose of this series is to give awareness about different topics women are not familiar with. Other movies from this series include How to Register a FIR, Domestic Violence, How to Protect Yourself from Domestic Violence, Know your Nikkahnama, Divorce and Filing a Divorce.
Everywhere in the world, forced marriage or marriage without the consent of a girl and a boy is illegal. According to the constitution of Pakistan, no boy under 18 and no girl under 16 is allowed to marry. Unfortunately, this is neglected in many parts of the country and girls are forced to get married.
This movie gives awareness to women and girls by describing what is considered a forced marriage and what are the laws which can protect them from this practice.
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