If you’re looking for your daily dose of inspiration, take a look at this clip featuring Maltese women from all walks of life talking about their daily struggles with gender equality, and encouraging others to learn to love themselves.
“Each and every one of us has the capacity to take hold and change the world. Break the mould to live your full potential and rise. Rise for change, freedom, equality. Rise for yourself.”
Orenda, directed by Steven Levi Vella, features some gorgeous outfits by Gozitan designer Luke Azzopardi and an almost trippy narrative with voice overs by the legendary poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou.
The video also features local celebrities like radio host and model Valentina Rossi and burlesque dancer Undine LeVerve. Parts of the dialogue lean towards the cheesier side of thing, but there is no flawing the visuals and the message.