16 Aug 2021
After today’s sold out screening of Sisters which featured a Q&A with producer Tony Klinger, we are delighted to announce an extra screening this coming Sunday at 15:30.
This is an important topical film considering trhe events in Afghanistan over the last few days.
The documentary is a real-life story. It investigates the lives of the Zohra members, the first all-female orchestra in Afghanistan’s and their two young leaders: Negin Khpalwak and Zarifa Adiba.
Sisters follows UK musician Dan Blackwell to Kabul to meet Afghanistan’s first-ever female orchestra Zohra, the first female orchestra in a country where it is forbidden for women and girls to play music. Every member of this orchestra has faced terrible adversity to play music.