A smile for life

A smile for life

  • Directed by Shahrbanoo Sadat
  • Afghanistan, 2009
  • Workshops in Afghanistan - Kabul
  • Youth
  • Shooting place : Kaboul
  • Duration : 22 min
  • Audio : Parsi-Dari
  • Subtitles : English, French


Ghezal is 20. She has a tangible difference with the other girls of her age. She tries to live in harmony with her classmates at school and her family at home, despite her difference. Quite a challenge when you are only 70 centimeters tall.

  • Direction : Shahrbanoo Sadat
  • Image : Shahrbanoo Sadat
  • Edition : Khadicha Bariha

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Short film corner

  • Place : Festival de Cannes (France)
  • Date : 2011

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