The one feminine whirling dancer in Afghanistan was to kick-off her largest tour across the nation. Then the Taliban took over.
The Taliban sees Sufi whirling dervishes as towards Islamic regulation. Fahima Mirzaei had no alternative however to run.
That is the story of her escape.
That is a part of the documentary Farewell My Afghanistan by Kawoon Khamoosh, which will likely be broadcast on 18 September on BBC World Information.
Digicam: Marek Polaszewski and Kawoon Khamoosh
Further filming: Hamidullah Karimi and Fatima Hasani
Reporter, producer, and director: Kawoon Khamoosh