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Afghan Star

Directed by Havana Marking
United Kingdom, 2009


After 30 years of war and Taliban rule, Afghan Pop Idol is sweeping the nation. But this is more than just a TV talent show… in Afghanistan you risk your life to sing.

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Afghan Star Directed by Havana Marking

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2009 | 2 wins including: World Cinema - Documentary (Audience Award)

International Documentary Association

2009 | Nominee: Feature Documentary

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