Between The Lines

by Bamiyarra May 01, 2013

The cultural history of Afghanistan’s most persecuted minority is one interwoven with the arts, from the Persian poetry they learn as children to reverence for the Buddhas of Bamiyan, monolithic sculptures their ancestors created in the 5th Century and destroyed by the Taliban in 2001. To bring these practices into modern times, Hazara artist, Fazil Hussain Mousavi, founded The Sketch Club in Quetta, to introduce young Hazara to the skills, techniques and history of painting.

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Duration 13:59
Producer Andrew Garton
Director Sahema Saberi, Anisa Zahidee, Najib Mohammadi and Andrew Garton
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Year produced 2012
Production Company Bamiyarra
Sajjad Hussain Changezi
Sajjad Hussain Changezi says:
October 18, 2012

We, Hazaras, owe a lot to Ustad Fazil Mousavi for he has stood strong in these hard times to hoist the flag of humanity and art high...

Hazheer Hazara
Hazheer Hazara says:
October 18, 2012

Hats Off To Your Efforts Sir !

Raheela Habib
Raheela Habib says:
October 18, 2012

An artist says in his painting what he feels for the people and bring out for the people to have a look.
Great job Sir!!!