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Thu Sep 13, 2018
6:30 pm

Armed with Faith

The small yet heroic Pakistani Bomb Disposal Unit is on the frontline in defusing bombs, navigating land mines and grappling with suicide bombers in the years after 9/11.

Armed with Faith | Tiburon Film Society

Running Time:  74 minutes
Country:  Pakistan/USA 
Language:  Pashto with English subtitles 
Genre:  Documentary 
Director:  Geeta Gandbhir & Asad Faruqi

After 9/11, Pakistan, an American ally in the global war on terror, is plagued by both homegrown and international terrorism. 

The small yet heroic Pakistani Bomb Disposal Unit is on the frontline of defense, defusing bombs, navigating land mines and grappling with suicide bombers, all while dealing with financial hardship and familial pressure. 

Harrowing and suspenseful, Armed with Faith takes us on the ground with this dedicated squad of men who risk their own lives every day for their country.

 
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