LanguageArabic, Dari, English, French and Mandarin Release dateSeptember 10, 2005 (2005-09-10) (Toronto International Film Festival) Music directorPhilip Glass, Arvo Part, Jan Garbarek, Steve Kuhn CastNelofer Pazira, Xuanzang, Zemaryalai Tarzi, Peter Mettler, Taysir Alony Similar moviesThe Boy Mir (2011)
Bamiyan the valley of the giant buddhas
The Giant Buddhas is a documentary film by Swiss filmmaker Christian Frei about the destruction of the Buddhas of Bamyan in Afghanistan. It was released in March 2006. The movie film quotes local Afghans that the destruction was ordered by Osama Bin Laden and that initially, Mullah Omar and the Afghans in Bamyan had opposed the destruction.