TITLE

The shame game

AUTHOR(S)
Wigley, Samuel
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Sight & Sound;Aug2008, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the motion picture "Buddha Collapsed Out of Shame," directed by Hana Makhmalbaf. The film depicts how children's play activities represent the psychological effects of war in Afghanistan. Makhmalbaf comments on the filmmaking legacy of her family, which includes motion picture directors Mohsen and Samira Makhmalbaf, and how the military actions of the Taliban, Russian Communists and the U.S. have caused damaged to Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
33403216

 

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