The film explores in depth the recent history of Cyprus, including the Turkish invasion (1974), human rights issues and gender equality through the experiences of nine women involved in politics who live in Nicosia, Cyprus, the last divided capital city in world. The late Greek Minister of Culture Melina Merkouri visits the island in 1975 and participates in the first remarkable women march for Peace.
Exclusive interviews by the First Lady and the President of Cyprus Republic Mr Nikos Anastasiades.
Director's statement: More women in elected office means a successful government and a better world. Let's do it! The mission of this documentary is to expand the talent pool of women running for office in Cyprus and to inspire more women to serve in the community. A nationwide community of women leaders are interviewed in Cyprus. Many are already community change-makers, leaders in their fields or workplaces and local and European office holders. "She Should Run-Cyprus" is the first documentary of the series "She Should Run- World".
Director / Writer / Producer: Petra Terzi
Starring (in alphabetical order): ANDRI ΑNASTASIADIS - First Lady of the Republic of Cyprus
NIKOS ANASTASIADIS - President of the Republic of Cyprus
IOSIFINA ANTONIOU - Gender Equality Commissioner of the Republic of Cyprus
SKEVI KOUTRA KOUKOUMA - Member of Constituency of Ammohostos , A.K.E.L. , The Progressive Party of the Working People – Left Wing - NEW FORCES
ANTONELLA MANTOVANI - Representative of the LATIN RELIGIOUS GROUP
BENITO MANTOVANI - Former representative of the LATIN RELIGIOUS GROUP
DR. ELENI THEOCHAROUS - Member of DI.SI. in the EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT - Founder of the "SOLIDARITY MOVEMENT"
DR. ERATO KOZAKOU MARCOULLIS - Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Former Minister of Communications and Works of the Republic of Cyprus
ANTIGONI PAPADOPOULOU - Candidate of DI.PA. in the EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT. Former member of DI.KO. the EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT
ANNA THEOLOGOU - Independent member of Constituency of Ammohostos
NATASA PILIDOU - Deputy Minister - Deputy Ministry of Shipping of the Republic of Cyprus
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