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Afghanistan in the 1950s: Back to the Future

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Friday 10 September 2021, by siawi3

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=naHWKSpjZGI

Afghanistan in the 1950s: Back to the Future

[Full Documentary] - BBC News

Sortie le 22 août 2021

BBC News

Sixty years ago, life in Afghanistan was very different to the battleground it’s become in recent decades. America’s relationship with the country was also very different as can be seen from a remarkable treasure trove of films, shot in the 1950s by American Glenn Foster, and his Afghan assistant Hajji Mehtabuddin.
Saeeda Mahmood, born and brought up in southern Afghanistan, explores and introduces the films.

Video here 2:34