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She Escaped Genocide in Her Homeland. Now, She Returns to Help

When the Rwandan genocide broke out in 1994, Imana Truyers narrowly made it out of the country. This short by Spencer MacDonald and Eva Verbeeck tells her story with beautiful animation and live-action vignettes. The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the web and selected by National Geographic editors. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.