9 films Found
This is the story of how Afghan women have had their rights stripped from them over the last thirty years. Told through the eyes of three women, this films covers recent Afghan history from the point of view of those who suffered most. Too often silenced, these women share their memories, hopes and fears with us. Their personal stories are combined with rarely seen archival footage to create a po…
Meet the three siblings determined to become the media moguls of Afghanistan. Despite constant threats, the Mohsenis have turned Tolo TV into a national institution.
Meet the two women building the new Afghanistan. Governor Habiba Sarabi has managed to get girls back to school and restore stability in her province. But MP Malalai Joya is having a much more difficult time.
As Afghanistan descends into chaos, we bring back a report on the Taliban's resurgence. Includes archive from the heartland of the besieged south.
As the security situation in Afghanistan worsens, there's growing recognition of the importance of reconstruction. After their school in Lashkagar was destroyed, pupils turned to heroin.
Until recently, Afghanistan never had a drugs problem. Now, there are 40,000 addicts in Kabul alone. We follow two, brothers Reza and Hussein, whose stories provide a real insight in Afghanistan today.
The tactics used by insurgents to such devastating effect in Iraq have now come to Afghanistan. Shocking propaganda videos reveal how the Taliban and Al Qaeda attract and train recruits.
Under the Taliban, Kabul's football stadium was a place of fear and execution. Football was discouraged and spectators banned from cheering. But through all the years of oppression, love of the beautiful game remained. Now, in a symbol of the country's rebirth, Afghanistan is rebuilding its national team. We follow football legend Ali Askar Lali as he returns from exile in Germany to select and t…