- Sat 7 Oct - 14:45
Everybody recalls the Taliban's destruction of the Buddha sculptures carved out of rock in Afghanistan. Modern warfare revolves around the destruction of cultural capital, causing a people to lose its memory and identity. With examples from recent wars in Bosnia, Syria and Iraq, the film captures the terrible reality of mental warfare in which iconic buildings are the first victim. The film raises an important issue and questions the role of the international community in protecting cultural heritage.
Film with introduction and Q&A