Desert Flower Trailer: Watch It!

If you haven’t seen the biopic “Desert Flower,” yet – take a long lunch or grab your girls and check it. Based on the 1998 book by the same name, it’s the story of famed super model Waris Dirie and her emotional journey from Somalia to the catwalks of the fashion world…all while carrying the weight of being a victim of female genital mutilation. Dirie eventually made the fight against the practice into her passion, becoming a prominent opponent of the practice and later establishing the Desert Flower Foundation. Fellow supermodel Liya Kebede makes her major project debut in playing the leading role – peep the full trailer below:

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