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Angels Are Made Of Light

Overview

Genre
Contemporary Issues, Current Affairs, Foreign Worlds, Politics, and History
Synopsis

Angels Are Made of Light follows students and teachers at a school in an old Kabul neighborhood slowly rebuilding from past conflicts. Interweaving the modern history of Afghanistan with present-day portraits, the film offers an intimate and nuanced vision of a society living in the shadow of war.

Treatment
Show treatment
Stage
finished
Running time
117 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Daylightfactory.com
Country
United States
Years of Production
2011-2018
Locations
Kabul, Afghanistan
Prod. Partners
Final Cut For Real, Louverture Films, Piraya Film

Distribution Details

Release year
2019
Festivals
Telluride, TIFF, AFI, NYFF, IDFA
Distribution
https://grasshopperfilm.com/film/angels-are-made-of-light/
Language
Dari, Pashto, Arabic, English
Subtitles
English

Photos

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