The Ministry of Foreign Affairs gives TV production support to Women’s Afghanistan

Posted by Elina Pohjola - 29/10/2013

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland has issued a TV production support to a total of 11 projects, the total grant amount being 120 000 euros. Pohjola-filmi’s feature documentary Women’s Afghanistan was one of the applicants and received the highest amount of the application round, 30 000 euros. Women’s Afghanistan is the story of an Afghan woman in her twenties, who – just like all young people – dreams about love, marriage and an interesting job; in the society that curbs her freedom of choose in many ways. The film will be directed by Kirsi Mattila.

Read more about the film from here.

Read all the films that received funding from here.


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