1998. Seven weeks before winning the Miss World Competition, Miss Israel Linor Abargil was abducted, stabbed, and raped in Milan, Italy. She was 18…
Brave Miss World follows her journey, from the rape, to her crowning and through her crusade to fight for justice and break the silence. During her travels to speak out and meet with other rape victims, her own trauma begins to resurface. Her serial rapist becomes eligible for parole, and she has to hunt down his previous victims in order to help keep him behind bars. The film explores the trauma of sexual assault through one young woman’s journey from teenage rape victim to Miss World to empowered lawyer and activist.
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