“Trauma that is not healed is transferred.”
Seven years post-independence, South Sudan is the world’s youngest nation. We Shall Have Peace, an immersive film by Distinction in partnership with Journalists for Human Rights (JHR), tells the tales of three South Sudanese individuals who discover themselves attempting to heal, nonetheless throughout the midst of chaos.
South Sudan, was born out of a protracted historic previous of battle sooner than gaining independence in 2011, and has spent most of its existence embroiled in civil wrestle. We Shall Have Peace, by means of the eyes of Thor, a coach dedicated to elevating consciousness about trauma and training others with smart devices to cope with it, offers a glimpse into the South Sudanese who’ve their eyes mounted on a peaceful future, whereas nonetheless grappling with the events of the earlier. Moreover meet Esther, a youthful woman whose family has fled to Uganda, and Francis, a youthful man who left his violence-filled youth behind to work as a coach alongside the easiest way.