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Afghanistan / "The Kite Runner" #880496

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 16, 2007
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(Studio: Dan Harris) Report introduced.

(New York: Cynthia McFadden) How the story inside the film "The Kite Runner" may have put the young actors from Afghanistan in danger back home examined; film clips shown; details given about the controversial rape scene and what Paramount did to relocate the boys out of the country. [Director Marc FORSTER†- says he never considered that the children would be in danger.] [Former CIA officer John KIKIAKOU†- comments on the film and what was considered objectionable and shameful in Afghanistan.] ["The Kite Runner" author Khaled HOSSEINI†- talks about his novel.]

Harris, Dan;
McFadden, Cynthia

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