Destination: Central Asia

Destination: Central Asia


Sun Feb 12 @2:00pm (doors 1:30pm)
The Cinematheque MAP

Two amazing adventures through the mountains of Central Asia.

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Aspirations Of The Pamirs

Directed by Brian Mathé, Morgan Monchaud & Siphay Vera
France, 2016, 52 minutes

Destination: Central Asia
Sun Feb 12 @2:00pm (doors 1:30pm)
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Three friends endeavour an exploration of the Pamir mountains on bamboo bikes made by French crafstmen. On their way, they climb peaks up to 6,000m and communities trying to save a threatened know-how.

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Afghan Winter

Directed by Fulvio Mariani & Mario Casella
Switzerland, 2016, 72 minutes

Destination: Central Asia
Sun Feb 12 @2:00pm (doors 1:30pm)
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The surroundings of Herat, the Bamiyan region, the city of Kabul and the Wakhan corridor are the main stages of our amazing expedition in a country ravaged by decades of war and steeped in cold and snow.