This is the story of a young Afghan woman. When Soheila was five, she was married to an old man in compensation for her older brother’s crime. When she ran away, her father had her arrested and imprisoned.
This week’s spotlight is presenting you Atiq Rahimi, a French-Afghan writer and filmmaker. Originally from Kabul, Rahimi was forced to leave his home country after the Soviet invasion and after a year of refuge in Pakistan he received political asylum in France where he started his career in television as a commercial and documentary producer. […]