History of Histories: Afghan Films 1960 to Present - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum



Date: 03/01/13
Hours: 2pm
Ages: All
Address:
1071 Fifth Ave. - 212-423-3500
New York, NY 10128
guggenheim.org/cca

Description: Organized by independent curator Leeza Ahmady and artist Mariam Ghani, this series of fiction films, newsreels, and documentaries juxtaposes contemporary work with selections from Afghanistan's national film institute archive, and traces the nation's vibrant history and culture. Mariam Ghani and Leeza Ahmady will introduce the screenings on March 1 and 29.