Documentaries

The Why Foundation has produced two documentary films and one reportage in collaboration with Danida Information Grant and DR. In addition to these films, you can find other social impact films by acclaimed filmmakers.

We are convinced that these films are brilliant tools to help stir a debate and bring focus to these very important issues.

The Secret Slaves of The Middle East

The story of how poverty leads unprivileged women from developing countries to be deceived and trafficked into slavery....

State of the Women

A portrait of inspiring women who have devoted their lives to improve the conditions of girls and women worldwide....

Crown Princess Mary's Mission

Follow the Danish Crown Princess Mary, in her role as a UN ambassador, working to secure women's rights in Burkina Faso....

Solar Mamas

Rafea is attending the Barefoot College in India that takes uneducated middle-aged women from poor communities and trains them to become solar enginee...

Iron Ladies Of Liberia

Documentary film following Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her team during her first year in office as President of Liberia....

Welcome To The World

130 million babies are born each year, and not one of them decides where they’ll be born or how they’ll live....

Learn more about the documentaries