Project Description

LOVE MARRIAGE IN KABUL

Feature Documentary

Director  Amin Palangi
Producer  Pat Fiske
Writer  Amin Palangi

Cast  Mahboba Rawi, Virginia Haussegger

Mahboba Rawi, a strong-willed Afghan-Australian woman and the founder of Mahboba’s Promise, has dedicated her life to helping orphans and widows in Afghanistan. Abdul, one of these orphans, is in love with Fatemeh, the girl next door. The two have been exchanging romantic letters for over a year and hope to marry one day. But Fatemeh’s father has decided to marry her off to anyone who can offer a large sum of money as her dowry. Devastated, Abdul is hoping when Mahboba arrives for her yearly visit to Kabul, she will help him once again.

LOVE MARRIAGE IN KABUL

Feature Documentary

Director  Amin Palangi
Producer  Pat Fiske
Writer  Amin Palangi

Cast  Mahboba Rawi, Virginia Haussegger

Mahboba Rawi, a strong-willed Afghan-Australian woman and the founder of Mahboba’s Promise, has dedicated her life to helping orphans and widows in Afghanistan. Abdul, one of these orphans, is in love with Fatemeh, the girl next door. The two have been exchanging romantic letters for over a year and hope to marry one day. But Fatemeh’s father has decided to marry her off to anyone who can offer a large sum of money as her dowry. Devastated, Abdul is hoping when Mahboba arrives for her yearly visit to Kabul, she will help him once again.