Life lessons in Kabul for Oscar-bound actors

Young stars of Oscar-nominated Buzkashi Boys swapping harsh street life for bright lights of Hollywood.

    A group of Afghan street children are heading to Hollywood after the film they starred in was nominated for an Oscar.

    Buzkashi Boys is a coming of age story set in contemporary Afghanistan.

    But the young actors must still scratch for a living on the harsh streets of the Afghan capital before heading to the bright lights of California.

    Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports from Kabul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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