a 15-year-old Afghan boy, set about collecting firewood for his mother so she could cook dinner. As he stepped into a field, there was an explosion, then another. Malek fell victim to two landmines. His legs, stripped from his body, now lay several feet away from him. Two years later, he comes to America filled with hope. His goal—to return home to Afghanistan walking.
Director — Patricia Kelikani
As a nine-time Emmy Award winning documentary filmmaker, Patricia Kelikani uses her storytelling skills to shed light on the human spirit. She produces “Life on the Line,” a nationally released documentary series for public television and her documentary films include “Armed for the Challenge” and “Footsteps of the Unknown.”
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