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Love Marriage in Kabul

A memoir

Sanaz Fotouhi



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Gazebo Books
01 November 2020
Biography; Autobiography: general
In 2006, Sanaz Fotouhi, a young woman in her twenties, travels to Afghanistan with her partner to make a film Seven years and four trips later their feature documentary Love Marriage in Kabul wins awards and the hearts of audiences in Australia and around the world. Love Marriage in Kabul is the behind-the-scenes account of the hardships and heartaches, tears and joys of the seemingly impossible project of making a film in Afghanistan. It is the story of a young woman's determination to confront her fears to provide an insight into the hidden world of Afghanistan's widows and orphans. With rare compassion and lucidity, Sanaz Fotouhi chronicles her inner struggles and external events and leads us to interrogate our own notion of humanity. The manuscript of Love Marriage in Kabul: a Memoir won the University of Melbourne's 2019 Peter Blazey Fellowship. 'This is a beautifully written memoir about local traumas and predicaments, pitching them - often uneasily - against global movement and an increasingly cosmopolitan self-awareness.' - Judges of the University of Melbourne's Peter Blazey Fellowship
By:   Sanaz Fotouhi
Imprint:   Gazebo Books
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 200mm,  Width: 130mm, 
ISBN:   9780648901105
ISBN 10:   0648901106
Pages:   400
Publication Date:   01 November 2020
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

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