What We Left Unfinished

TFI Network | 2018

WHAT WE LEFT UNFINISHED examines five unfinished fiction films from the Communist era in Afghanistan - when film was a weapon, filmmakers became targets, and the dreams of political regimes merged with the stories told on-screen.

Mariam Ghani Mariam Ghani
Director, Producer

Director/producer Mariam Ghani's previous projects in Afghanistan have documented the spatial politics of the constitutional assembly, real-estate speculations in reconstructed Kabul, afterlives... more»

Alysa Nahmias Alysa Nahmias
Consulting Producer

Alysa Nahmias co-directed the doc feature UNFINISHED SPACES (2011 Independent Spirit Award) and produced Jennifer Brea's 2017 Sundance Jury Award-winning UNREST; Peter Ringbom's SHIELD AND... more»

Ian Olds Ian Olds

Editor Ian Olds co-directed (with Garrett Scott) and edited the documentaries CUL-DE-SAC: A SUBURBAN WAR STORY, OCCUPATION: DREAMLAND (2006 Independent Spirit Award, Full Frame Award), and FIXER: THE... more»

Genre: Documentary