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Oscar-Nominated Film Traces Journey of Ailing African Youngsters


Oscar-Nominated Film Traces Journey of Ailing African Youngsters
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The film "Open Heart" is about eight children with rheumatic heart disease who travel from Rwanda to Sudan for life-saving heart surgery. The short documentary has been nominated for an Academy Award. And as VOA's Mike O'Sullivan reports, filmmaker Kief Davidson hopes it will spread awareness about a widespread health problem in Africa.

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