Global Voices

The Boy Mir - Ten Years in Afghanistan

Season 5 Episode 19 | 1h 22m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

What of the generation of Afghans who have grown up since 9/11 and the resulting war in their country? From the director of the international hit, The Boy who Plays on the Buddhas of Bamiyan, this film tracks the irrepressible and lovable Mir from a naïve 8-year-old to a fully grown adult.

Aired: 10/07/12

Expired: 08/01/16

Rating: TV-PG

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