Brave Miss World

a film by Cecilia Peck

Documentary, 99 min.



Saturday, Nov. 1, 3 p.m.


Linor Abargil was 18 years old when she became Miss Israel in 1998. She was sent to represent her country in the Miss World Competition. Six weeks before the contest she was abducted in Italy, stabbed and brutally raped. Stunned that she won, she wept on stage as she was crowned Miss World, and she vowed to break the silence about rape.






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