Scenes of Afghan Music: London, Kabul, Hamburg, Dublin

© Baily
97 minutes / Colour / 2007
Directed by
John Baily


Country of production United Kingdom

Scenes of Afghan Music is Part IV of 'A Quartet of Afghan Music Films', made in the author’s personal “fieldwork movie” style. It reveals the diversity of music and dance practices in the Afghan transnational community: old and new, male and female, public and private, amateur and professional, controlled and uncontrolled.

Language and subtitles English and Dari with English Subtitles

Region Middle and Near East

Country Afghanistan

Keywords Music / Ethnomusicology Migration Collective / Community identity