Forever Under Construction

9 – 11

Posted in Afghanistan, Movie by homeyra on September 11, 2009

11 September the movie
11 mn 9 sec by Samira Makhmalbaf

In an Afghan refugee camp close to Iran – Afghanistan border:
The whole community is busy making sun-dried adobes to build a shelter in anticipation of the American attack.
The school teacher seems to be the only one to realize the uselessness of all these activities.
She explains the 9-11 attacks on WTC to kids who don’t even know what a tower building is.
With an improvised clock she makes them hold a minute of silence for the 9-11 victims.


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