Desert Flower movie Trailer -The autobiography of a Somalian ( Waris Dirie ) nomad circumcised at 3, sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while later to become finally an American supermodel .
Waris Dirie was born into a nomadic clan in Galkayo, Somalia in 1965. At the age of thirteen, she fled her family in order to escape an arranged marriage to a much older man. Waris landed in London where she lived with and worked for wealthy relatives. By chance, Waris was discovered by Terence Donovan (photographer), who helped secure for her the cover of the 1987 Pirelli Calendar. (wikipedia)