WORLD CINEMA

ANGELS ARE MADE OF LIGHT

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  • Bios
  • Filmed over three years, the latest documentary from James Longley follows students and teachers at a school in an old neighborhood of Kabul that is slowly rebuilding from past conflicts. Interweaving the modern history of Afghanistan with present-day portraits, the film offers an intimate and nuanced vision of a society living in the shadow of war.

  • James Longley makes films and photographs. His documentaries include GAZA STRIP and IRAQ IN FRAGMENTS. He has been nominated for two Oscars®.

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