When filmmaker Kerry David first started researching the poaching crisis in Africa —criminals killing endangered animals for profit — she only saw men on the front lines fighting to protect them.
Then she started hearing about some women — rangers and even a former police captain who started a rhino orphanage — who were doing everything they could to protect elephants, rhinos, and other endangered species that poachers are quickly making extinct.
As a filmmaker, David knew she had to tell their stories.
The result is “Breaking Their Silence: Women on the Frontline of the Poaching War,” which shows firsthand what courageous women are doing to protect endangered animals.
Read the story at PEOPLE.
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