Forbes Magazine has listed her as one of the top 25 most powerful women in the world. She has also been referred to as “One of the most successful New Zealanders ever produced.” Now watch as Helen Clark campaigns for the most difficult job in the world, the Secretary General of the United Nations in this observational documentary My Year with Helen.
My Year with Helen goes behind the scenes as Clark bids to become the first female Secretary General of the UN. With unique access, award-winning filmmaker Gaylene Preston casts a wry eye on proceedings as the United Nations turns itself inside-out choosing a new Secretary General. The cameras follow Clark on the campaign as well as taken us around the world in her role as Administrator of the UN Development Programme.
In a film that has been called “inspiring” and “another step forward for equality” watch and see just what goes on as the world comes together to choose a new leader.
My Year With Helen is in cinemas across New Zealand from 31 August. To find out more view the website here