Kabul, City in the Wind

Aboozar Amini Long documentary - 2018 - 88 min.

Gouden Kalf-nominatie

Beste Lange Documentaire Aboozar Amini

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In a loose style, this documentary alternately follows a bus driver and two little brothers in the ashen Afghan capital that is permanently shrouded in a cloud of dust. Driver Abas steers his rickety bus through the chaos of Kabul, still regularly the target of terrorist attacks, while creditors are on his heels. When their dad has fled to Iran, the brothers are suddenly the only men in the house. Between the impressions of the protagonists’ everyday life, they talk directly to the camera about their worries, dreams and nightmares.

Credits

Director(s) Aboozar Amini
Producer(s) Jia Zhao
Production Company
Silk Road Film Salon
Co-producer(s)
Eva Blondiau
Ken-ichi Imamura
Co-production Company
COLOR OF MAY
NHK Enterprises
Director of Photography
Editing
Sound Design
Sound Editor
Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands, Afghanistan, Japan, Germany