Awani is a documentary that serves as a timeline that examines the evolution of the role of Nigerian women, starting from pre-colonial Nigeria to the present day. The documentary uses a blend of archival footage and expert commentary to make the case that the role women play is not due to any one individual or specific time period but a mixture of economic incidences and colonialism that shape political and social attitudes towards women. Awani is a thought provoking documentary that aims to simply answer the question, how did we get here'The post Aderonke Adeolas Documentary Awani Advocating for the Emancipation of Nigerian Women Wins UNESCO Prize at the Afrika Film Festival appeared first on BellaNaija - Showcasing Africa to the world. Read today!. Click here to read full news..