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"I Want My Own Room" - an Alisa Siegel documentary

Sophie and Faye, two sisters, 7 and 9, share a bedroom. And they both want out. They have launched a campaign to make it happen.
Sisters Sophie, age 9, and Faye, age 7
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A Room of One's Own - Virginia Woolf nailed the title. And since then, generations of women have openly expressed that yearning for private space - from the powerful to the downtrodden - from the old to the young. Even the very, very young.

Take Sophie and Faye. Two sisters, 9 and 7. They share a bedroom. And they both want out.

"I Want My Own Room" is the story of their campaign to make it happen.

Our documentary was produced by Alisa Siegel.

Sophie's letter

Faye's letter

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