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Two Months to Home
2006
Color
8 minutes
US
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Two Months to Home

In the months prior to 9-11, an Afghan woman named Samira Rahman narrowly escapes from the Taliban, losing her family. After settling down in Long Island and beginning a new family, Samira is taken away by Homeland Security agents in the middle of the night. Her husband Abdul, who runs a coffee cart in South Ferry, and their two young boys await news of her fate.
Reviews
"Ahn brings a human side to post-September 11, 2001 detentions" - National Museum of Women in the Arts
Screenings
• National Museum of Women in the Arts' Festival of Film & Media, Washingtong DC, 2007
• Association For Asian Studies Conference, 2007
• Middle East Studies Association Film Festival, 2008
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