The Swallows of Kabul
Summer 1998, Kabul in ruins is occupied by the Taliban. In love despite the daily violence and misery, Mohsen and Zunaira want to believe in the future. But a senseless act by Mohsen will upset their lives forever.
8 November 2019 (8:00PM TO 10:00PM)
SUGGESTED ARRIVAL TIME: 7:45PM
National Film And Sound Archive
McCoy Circuit, Acton ACT 2601
Film Length: 91mins
Short Films screening prior to feature film
Nooreh | 22:22 mins | India
Writer/Director/Producer – Ashish Pandey
Synopsis: Nestled in Kashmir valley lies a small village on the India-Pakistan border always caught in the crossfire between the two warring nations. One night an eight year old girl ‘Nooreh’ discovers that the gun battle rages when she sleeps and the bloody duel stops when she keeps her eyes open.
Cast – Saima Latief, Sania Manzoor, Afreen Rafiq