Plot & Details
This compelling and eye-opening doc follows Afghanistan's first independent television network, TOLO TV, and the group of family members and dedicated staff behind it. Launched in 2004, TOLO TV has grown to be Afghanistan's largest and most successful television network employing over 800 Afghans, producing news, current affairs, drama, comedy, music, and lifestyle programs. But as the country faces the impending withdrawal of foreign troops, and with security rapidly deteriorating, the film reveals an uncertain future for the network and its employees, many of whom are women.
- MPAA Rating: Not Rated
- Genre(s): Documentary,Special Interest
- Run Time: 97min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 09/27/2013
- Distributor(s): FilmBuff
- Director(s): Eva Orner
- Starring: Saad Mohseni , Zaid Mohseni , Jahid Mohseni , Wajma Mohseni , Trudi-Ann Tierney
- Themes: Members of the Press
- Keywords: Afghanistan, television
- Country of Origin: USA - LImited (09-27-2013)
- Language: English,Farsi