A 2009 documentary by New York Times' Adam B. Ellick profiled Malala Yousafzai:
UPDATE: According to BBC, doctors say they have removed a bullet from Malala Yousufzai, 14-year-old girl who was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen in the Swat Valley. She is now in stable conditions. Gunmen attacked Yousafzai in day light on October 9, and also injured
two other girls as
they left school for home. Tehrek-e-Taliban Pakistan accepted
responsibility of attacking her and a spokesperson told media that she
was responsible for anti-Taliban propaganda.
Malala reached to fame when she started writing a diary for BBC Urdu service about Taliban crackdown on girls' education.
Also read Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's Malala Youfzai Profile here