Monday, November 3, 2014

Interview with Filmmakers Neena Nejad & Xoel Pamos and Cast Member, Ruth Trotter from The Price of Honor

Photo of Sarah and Amina Said, Courtesy of The Price of Honor Documentary

It is a chilling story to tell. The film would probably give you goosebumps after watching footage of Amina and Sarah Said or even reading dozens of letters and emails written by Amina.  They were two teen girls who were murdered by their own father, Yaser Said in 2008 simply because they did not want to be forced into marriages. They just wanted to be normal American teenagers and free of an abusive father. Yaser could  not depart from the perception that his daughters had been corrupted. For that, they were killed! [read]