What We Left Unfinished

Date: 

Tue, 10/27/2020 - 6:30pm

 

Film Screening

*This film may not be rated*

Film "What We Left Unfinished"

From Variety- Miriam Ghani’s film spotlights five features that were abandoned during Afghanistan’s Communist era (1978-1991), their fate decreed by regime changes or the vagaries of censorship. Excerpts from surviving footage plus latter-day interviews with the filmmakers highlight the fragility of artistic creation under even less turbulent circumstances, and provide insight into a hitherto largely inaccessible period in which strict political messaging nonetheless permitted a great deal of intriguing celluloid expression.

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Presenter: 
Kacey Evilsizor 
Director: 
Mariam Ghani
Language:
Dari (with English subtitles), English
Length:
71 min

 

Link:
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