Sunday, February, 5, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Dr. Sayed Makhdoom Raheen, minister of information and culture in a ceremony which was held the other day for a successful cinema star of the country Sediq Barmak, said, “Barmak’s success is the success of all cinema stars of the country.
The stars carrying cinema art on their shoulders faced with deprivation.
India Cinema Foundation has handed over Asia Culture Award for the best director to Sediq Barmak, an Afghan star and director of the country’s cinema.
The foundation which annually launches feature movies festivals titled Third Eye Movies gives the award to one of Asian directors.
In a ceremony which was held at Afghan Film hall Dr. Sayed Makhdoom Raheen spoke and considered Barmak’s success as success of all Afghan cinemas and said Sediq Barmak had gentry in his work in the light of art and I’d felt such gentry in each moment of Usama Film.
Dr. Raheen also said, “I’ve repeatedly said that Afghan cinema stars are carrying the cinema art on their shoulders while they are staying in deprivation, but I’m sure they are to succeed despite all problems they have.
They ceremony was also attended by advisor to MoIC Jalal Noorani, Afghan philosopher Sediq Afghan, head of Afghan union of cinema stars Jawan Shir Haidari and Afghan artists.