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Afghan Star

Directed by Havana Marking
United Kingdom, 2008
Documentary, Music


After 30 years of war, pop culture is returning to Afghanistan. Since 2005, millions have been tuning in to the American Idol-style series Afghan Star. The contest is open to everyone in the country, and when viewers vote for their favorites, it is, for many, their first encounter with democracy.

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Afghan Star Directed by Havana Marking

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