A movie projector in a cinema in Kabul
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Afghan film industry in desperate need of investment

There have been calls for heavy investment in the Afghan film industry.

There are only seven cinemas left in the capital, Kabul, down from 23 back in the early 1990s.

Almost all of them screen foreign films despite a big appetite for home-grown movies.

Karen Zarindast reports.

  • 23 May 2012