Focus on Afghanistan / by KirstenStudio

The Rubin Museum of Art in New York City will host the Women's Voices from the Muslim World: A Short-Film Festival by Women's Voices Now on May 21st beginning at noon. This special program includes four different screenings and two panel discussions with guest speakers. Click here for ticket information.

The list of short films being screened includes Voices of Afghanistan, a video short shot in filmed by Heather Metcalfe during her 2009 trip to Mazar-e Sharif, Afghanistan for the non-profit Artfully Unforgotten. Voices of Afghanistan will be the first screening of the event.

Voices of Afghanistan has also been selected for the 2011 Australian Refugee Film Festival which will be held in Sydney, Australia June 19th, 2011. Check out australianrefugeefilmfestival.org for more information.