POV - The War to Be Her

In the Taliban-controlled area of Waziristan in Pakistan, where women's sports are decried as un-Islamic and girls rarely leave their homes, young Maria Toorpakai defies the rules by disguising herself as a boy to compete freely.

Series Website: http://www.pbs.org/pov/

Episode Website: http://www.pbs.org/pov/wartobeher/

Recent and Upcoming Airings

11.2 3/4 6:00 pm 11.2 3/4 11:00 pm 11.2 3/5 7:00 am 11.2 3/5 1:00 pm