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Pollywood's Last Gasp by Zackary Canepari (50 images)

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Pashto Cinema, named after the language of the ethnic Pashtuns that occupy the tribal border regions of Pakistan and Afghanistan, has recently come under direct threat from the Taliban and fundamental Islam. Pakistan's smallest film industry, best known for its large females, erotic dance scenes, extreme violence and campy costumes, has struggled to maintain audiences and stay safe from the violence that has engulfed the region. Direct threats to directors, actors, producers and cinema...
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