Cinema Verite 28 Nov 2018 - 19:28 -------------------------------------------------- Title : Angels Are Made of Light -------------------------------------------------- 117’, US - Denmark - Norway, 2018 Text : Director: James Longley Screenplay: James Longley Cinematography: James Longley Editor: Janus Billeskov Jansen, Waltteri Vanhanen, & James Longley Producers: James Longley, Joslyn Barnes, Signe Byrge Sorensen, & Torstein Grude Distribution/sales: The Film Collaborative Synopsis: Filmed throughout three years, Angels Are Made of Light follows students and teachers at a school in an old neighborhood of Kabul that is slowly rebuilding from past conflicts. Interweaving the modern history of Afghanistan with present-day portraits, the film offers an intimate and nuanced vision of a society living in the shadow of war. Filmography: Iraq in Fragments(2006) Sari s Mother (2006) Gaza Strip (2002) Festivals and Awards : Toronto International Film Festival Telluride Film Festival Los Angeles Film Festivals Double Exposure Film Festival New York Film Festival