Afghan film wins 2013 Sundance Screenwriting Award
Wajma is the story of two lovers whose love contradicts the Afghan culture. A young man in Kabul seduces a girl. When she tells him she’s pregnant, he questions having taken her virginity. Then her father arrives, and timeless, archaic violence erupts – possibly leading to a crime, and even a sacrifice.
The Sundance Film Festival, a program of the Sundance Institute, is an American film festival that takes place annually in Utah. The Festival is one of the largest independent film festivals in the United States, showcasing for new work from American and international independent filmmakers. Sundance began in Salt Lake City in August 1978, as the Utah/US Film Festival in an effort to attract more filmmakers to Utah.
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Attan is a traditional Afghan dance; It’s origin lies in the Afghan Pashtoon tribes pagan yester-years and usually involved men
UNESCO expressed its deep concern with regard to the destruction of historic sites in Afghanistan. UNISCO officials declared that the