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Morocco - Ouarzazate - Kabira Oufakkir, 34, stands in front of her room carrying a bird's cage in her hand. A destitute mother of two, Kabira Oufakkir has been living in the Kasbah Taourirt of Ouarzazate for the past 16 years, renting a modest room she shares with her two sons. A maid and cleaning lady, thanks to her dark skin Oufakkir has participated in several historical and biblical movies, such as Abraham, Moses and Isaiah, generally acting as a slave. She recently featured in a Moroccan movie, acting as an African migrant crossing the Sahara in order to reach Europe.