Afghan actress returns home.

East meets west:Women in burkas stare at Fereshta Kazemi with her bare legs and uncovered head in Old Kabul's Shar-e-Kohna neighborhood.“Fereshta needs to be careful,” said Qayumi, 37, an Afghan-Canadian filmmaker who cast Kazemi in an Afghan-themed movie shot in California. “She’s very aggressive and a total feminist, and that’s good. But it can be dangerous here.” “Targeting” was screened on a swatch of white cloth tacked to a brick wall.

About Barbara Dillon Hillas

Mother of global nomads; wife of diplomat; peripatetic lawyer; annotator of foreign service life, rule of law, culture, travel, & whatever strikes my fancy.
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