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AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY

Directed by Barmak Akram
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"Engrossing! A satisfying drama...heartfelt in a naturalistic manner."
– Alissa Simon, Variety
"[A] contemporary morality tale in a lean, efficient style."
– Justin Lowe, The Hollywood Reporter
"An uncompromising look at the modern Afghan state and its treatment of women."
– Robert Bell, Exlaim.ca

Synopsis

It's snowing in Kabul, and gregarious waiter Mustafa charms a pretty student named Wajma. The pair begins a clandestine relationship - they're playful and passionate but ever mindful of the societal rules they are breaking. After Wajma discovers she is pregnant, her certainty that Mustafa will marry her falters, and word of their dalliance gets out. Her father must decide between his culturally held right to uphold family honor and his devotion to his daughter.

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Wajma Bahar in AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY
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Wajma Bahar and Mustafa Abdulsatar in AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY
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Wajma Bahar and Mustafa Abdulsatar in AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY
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Wajma Bahar and Mustafa Abdulsatar in AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY
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Wajma Bahar and Mustafa Abdulsatar in AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY
AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY Movie Photo
Wajma Bahar in AN AFGHAN LOVE STORY
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