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Video: First all-female Afghan orchestra braves Taliban

By: FRANCE 2 | Emerald MAXWELL
1 min

A group of 30 young women in Afghanistan have chosen to start playing music – despite this decision putting their lives in danger. They are members of the all-female Zohra orchestra; they also go to high school. And because they’ve decided to do these things, they face a constant threat of violence from the Taliban. Our France 2 colleagues Nicolas Bertrand and Thomas Donzel report, with Emerald Maxwell.


A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and Laura Burloux.

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