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Afghan Star

Marking, Havana. (Director). Channel 4 Britdoc Foundation. (Added Author). Channel Four (Great Britain) (Added Author). Redstart Media (Firm) (Added Author). Roast Beef Productions. (Added Author). Kaboora Productions. (Added Author). Zeitgeist Films. (Added Author).
In Afghanistan you risk your life to sing. After thirty years of war and five devastating years of Taliban rule, pop culture is beginning to return to the country. Since 2005, millions have been tuning in to Tolo TV's wildly popular American idol-style series, Afghan star. Like its Western predecessors, people compete for a cash prize and record deal. More surprisingly, the contest is open to everyone across the country despite gender, ethnicity, or age.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [New York., N.Y.] : Zeitgeist Films, [2010]

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