The Beauty Academy Of Kabul

If you think the idea of bossy Western women moving to Afghanistan's war-torn capital, Kabul, to open a beauty school for women who've only just shed their burkas is just about the silliest thing you've ever heard, you're in for quite a surprise. For many Afghan women emerging from the brutal repressions of the Taliban regime  whose draconian restrictions...read more

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The Beauty Academy Of Kabul - Official Trailer
01:19 — An arresting and optimistic portrait of post-Taliban Afghanistan, the theatrical hit THE BEAUTY ACADEMY OF KABUL captures the wonderfully odd circumst (more…)

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  • Released: 2004
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: If you think the idea of bossy Western women moving to Afghanistan's war-torn capital, Kabul, to open a beauty school for women who've only just shed their burkas is just about the silliest thing you've ever heard, you're in for quite a surprise. For many… (more)

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