• Film Premiere: "My Afghanistan"

Film Premiere: "My Afghanistan"

16 March 2013 to 17 March 2013

London

The UK premiere of this powerful film which was screened at the 2012 International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam.  In "My Afghanistan": Life in the Forbidden Zone, Afghan-Danish journalist Nagieb Khaja travels to Lashkar Gah, capital of Helmand province.  He gives people living in outlying communities mobile phones equipped with cameras and asks them to film their daily lives, providing a rare glimpse into the war-torn existence of ordinary Afghans.

(UK premiere)  Denmark Filmmaker(s): Nagieb Khaja Year: 2012 / 88m Distributor: Danish Film InstituteMy Afghanistan film website

Screenings

March 16, 2013 7:00 PM / Ritzy Cinema   Presented with: Afghanaid, Reach All Women in War (RAW in WAR) and No Women, No Peace.   March 17, 2013 6:00 PM / Curzon Soho   Presented with: Afghanaid, Reach All Women in War (RAW in WAR) and No Women, No Peace.  For more details on the HRW film festival, click here