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Aside 30 Oct

Today was my best day in Durham, had a lunch meeting with Full Frame Film Festival and had presentation and excellent screen of our latest documentary, MOHTARAMA, I’m happy that people interest the movie and they clapped and cheered for several minutes. I’m so happy for that. The first screening was great.

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Presentation in CDS

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Screening  in CDS

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Lunch with Full Frame staff

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With Full Frame staff

New Documentary.

21 Oct

New Documentary.

Started to make a documentary about US presidential election, Halloween and Afghanistan! first day shooting was great in NC legislation House, I had interview with a senator.

The Center for Documentary Studies Welcomes Artist-in-Residence Malek Shafi’i

12 Oct

Documentary filmmaker Malek Shafi’i arrives at the Center for Documentary Studies on October 11 to begin his stay as part of the CEC ArtsLink’s Residency Program. Shafi’i supports independent filmmakers in his home country of Afghanistan as director of BASA Film (Afghanistan Cinema Club); members co-produce documentary and narrative films; organize filmmaking courses, public screenings, and festivals, including theAutumn Human Rights Festival; and support foreign production teams inside Afghanistan, among other activities. A welcome reception will be held for Shafi’i at the Center for Documentary Studies, followed by a presentation later in the month; Shafi’i will discuss the origins and activities of BASA as well as his newest film, Mohtarama, which explores the nascent women’s movement in Afghanistan and its struggle for basic political, social, and domestic rights.

Welcome reception
Monday, October 15, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Presentation
Tuesday, October 30, 7 p.m.

Center for Documentary Studies
1317 West Pettigrew Street
Durham, North Carolina

 

 

 

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