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Meet a New Generation of Women in Kabul

Filmmaker Delphine Renou profiles a new generation of Afghan women standing up for rights long withheld by previous regimes. From police officers to boxers, these women present the new face of Afghanistan, as they take part in street art, rap songs, and even driving.

See more of the web documentary Kabul Women.

The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the world and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. To submit a film for consideration, please email sfs@natgeo.com. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.