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Posts Tagged ‘James Longley’

Screenings + Closing Event for James Longley’s “Kabul, Afghanistan”

Screenings + Closing Event for James Longley's "Kabul, Afghanistan"

James Longley is best known for his documentary films depicting life in conflict zones. His first photography exhibit, Kabul, Afghanistan, features panoramic images of a neighborhood in old Kabul that still bears the scars of years of civil war. Two of Longley’s Oscar-nominated documentaries—Iraq in Fragments (feature) and Sari’s Mother (short)—will screen on February 18 as part of the exhibit programming, followed […]


James Longley’s “Kabul, Afghanistan” Exhibit at the Power Plant Gallery

James Longley's "Kabul, Afghanistan" Exhibit at the Power Plant Gallery

“Jada-e-Maiwand, a vibrant neighborhood near the center of old Kabul, was a scene of fierce fighting and destruction during Afghanistan’s civil war. Twenty years later, the area remains only partially rebuilt: mud-brick homes flank open sewers, market stalls spill over from broad avenues, and winding alleyways reveal blacksmiths, corner grocers, bolani mongers, and bakers impaling […]


Duke Students: Application Period Now Open for the 2012 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Fellows Program, Deadline March 5

This year, the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, a program of the Center for Documentary Studies, is offering fellowships to twenty-five deserving students from Duke University. The international event is dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of nonfiction cinema, and is held each spring in downtown Durham, North Carolina. The Full Frame Fellows Program is designed […]


A Conversation with Filmmaker James Longley

A Conversation with Filmmaker James Longley

Documentary filmmaker James Longley, known for his intimate portraits of people living in the volatile Middle East, will inaugurate the Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel Visiting Filmmaker Series on October 29, 2010 with a talk in the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Longley will discuss his award-winning films, current projects, and recent MacArthur Grant. Friday, October […]