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us: Rahimi, Atiq

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    • us: Atiq Rahimi
    • us: رحيمى، عتيق
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1962-02-26Wikipedia, October 6, 2016
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Kabul (Afghanistan)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Afghanistan
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
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    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcgft) Novels
          (lcgft) Fiction
            (lcsh) Motion pictures--Production and direction
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Novelists
                (lcsh) Motion picture producers and directors
            • Sources

              • found: Rahimi, Atiq. Earth and ashes, 2002: ECIP t.p. (Atiq Rahimi)
              • found: Gale Literature Resource Center WWW Site, 5 Sep. 2008: French authors page (Atiq Rahimi, born 1962, Kabul, Afghanistan; immigrated to France in 1984)
              • found: Earth and ashes, 2010: ECIP t.p. (Atiq Rahimi) data view (b. 1962 in Kabul, Afghanistan; fled to Pakistan during the war and eventually applied and was granted political asylum in France in 1984; received a doctorate in audio-visual communications at the Sorbonne; in 2002, Rahimi returned to Afghanistan where he filmed an adaptation of Earth and Ashes; has become a renowned maker of documentary and feature films, and as a writer; The film of Earth and Ashes was in the Official Selection at Cannes in 2004 and won a number of prizes; since 2001, Rahimi has returned to Afghanistan a number of times to set up a Writers' House in Kabul and offer support and training to young; his novel, The patience stone (Other Press) won the Prix Goncourt in 2008)
            • LC Classification

              • PK6878.9.R34
              • PQ3979.3.R34
            • Editorial Notes

              • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
              • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
            • Change Notes

              • 2002-04-19: new
              • 2016-10-08: revised
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