Desert Flower is a 2009 German biographical film directed by Sherry Hormann. It stars Liya Kebede, Sally Hawkins and Craig Parkinson, and is based on the Somali-born model Waris Dirie's autobiography.
Nov 03, 2012. Desert Flower is a great biopic film that aims for a specific message, and delivers that message powerfully and to great effect. The tale it seeks to lay out works on a number of...
- drama, biography
Liya Kebede: International supermodel, actress and philanthropist Liya Kebede stars in the title role of Sherry Hormann's Desert Flower. Her past film credits include Andrew Niccol's Lord of War, starring Nicolas Cage and Bridget Moynahan (2006), and in Robert De Niro's The Good Shepherd, starring Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie (2007).
Her story touched the hearts of millions: Waris Dirie's book DESERT FLOWER, which recounts her incredible journey from an African nomad to an international top model, became a worldwide bestseller with more than 11 million copies sold. This is the inspiring story of an extraordinary, proud and brave woman.
- Liya Kebede
- Sherry Hormann
- September 24, 2009
Mar 31, 2011 · Rent. Powered by JustWatch. "Desert Flower" tells an extraordinary story in an ordinary way. It has a compelling message and surrounds it with biopic scenes that appear to be brought in from a different kind of movie. The effect is rather unsettling. The film is based on the life of Waris Dirie, an international supermodel who began life as a member of a nomadic tribe in Somalia.
Download Desert Flower (2009) Torrent: The autobiography of a Somalian nomad circumcised at 3, sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while later to become finally an American supermodel and is now at the age of 38, the UN spokeswoman against female genital mutilation (FGM).
DESERT FLOWER @MOViE MOViE. Waris Dirie escapes from the horrors of Somalia to work in London and becomes a supermodel.
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Somali nomad Waris Dirie runs away from an arranged marriage at the age of 13 and ends up on the fashion runways of London, Paris, and New York. She also bec...
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- National Geographic