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Title Kandahar : journey into the heart of Afghanistan / [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Mohsen Makhmalbaf ; directed & edited by Mohsen Makhmalbaf.

Publication Info. [New York] : New Yorker Video, [2003]


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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD FOREIGN KANDAHAR    Check Shelf
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult Department  DVD KAN    Check Shelf
 Granby, F.H. Cossitt Branch - Foreign  FOREIGN DVD KAN    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  DVD Foreign KANDAHAR    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Balcony  AV DVD 848 K16K    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: original theatrical trailer.
Credits Photography, Ebrahim Ghafouri ; music, Mohamad Reza Darvishi.
Cast Niloufar Pazira, Hassan Tantai, Sadou Teymouri, Hoyatala Hakimi.
Summary Nafas, an Afghan-born Canadian journalist, returns to her homeland in a desperate attempt to reach her sister, who, overcome with grief after being injured by a landmine and her despair over the Taliban's oppression of women, has vowed that she will commit suicide at the time of the next solar eclipse, only three days away.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Form Also issued on VHS.
System Details DVD.
Awards Cannes Film Festival, 2001: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury (Moshen Makhmalbaf)
Language In English and Farsi with English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Women -- Afghanistan -- Drama.
Sisters -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films -- Iran.
Added Author Makhmalbāf, Muḥsin.
Pazira, Nelofer, 1973-
Tantai, Hassan.
Teymouri, Sadou.
Hakimi, Hoyatala.
Ghafori, Ebrahim.
Darvīshī, Muḥammad Riz̤ā, 1955-
Avatar Films.
Makhmalbaf Film House.
B.A.C. Films.
Studio Canal+.
New Yorker Video (Firm)
Added Title Safar e Ghandehar
ISBN 1567303102
Standard No. 717119853341
Music No. DVD 85303 New Yorker Video
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