Bird Street is my home

Bird Street is my home

  • Directed by Basir Seerat
  • Afghanistan, 2009
  • Workshops in Afghanistan - Kabul
  • Youth, Urban life
  • Shooting place : Kaboul
  • Duration : 23 min
  • Audio : Parsi-Dari
  • Subtitles : English, French


There is a small forge in old Kabul in the middle of the bird market. It is the centre of the world for three young boys. When they don’t work there, they go to school, and bird street is also a wonderful playground.

  • Direction : Basir Seerat
  • Image : Basir Seerat
  • Sound : Hamed Alizadeh
  • Edition : Véronique Sanson

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  • Place : Poitiers (France)
  • Date : 2011

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Since 2006, more than 30 young Afghan filmmakers took part to the workshops in Kabul. 33 films were made there and initiated the resurgence of documentary films in the country.

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