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Author: Lawrence Cumbo; Sigourney Weaver; Steve McCurry; National Geographic Video (Firm); National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : National Geographic, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Photographer, Steve McCurry captured a picture of an Afghan refugee girl with haunting green eyes that would become a global symbol of wartime dignity, resilience, and survival. Since 1985 McCurry and National Geographic has been inudated with queries concerning the identity of anonymous girl. Follow the amazing story of how the National Geographic Explorer team searched for the mysterious girl with cutting-edge  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Documentary films
Biography
History
Personal narratives
Named Person: Sharbat Gula.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Cumbo; Sigourney Weaver; Steve McCurry; National Geographic Video (Firm); National Geographic Society (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 156481234
Notes: Title from container.
Originally produced as a segment of the television program Explorer.
Credits: Director of photography, Lawrence Cumbo ; editors, Penny Trams, Carol Slatkin, Anne Reis ; music, Williams-Biondo Music.
Performer(s): Narrated by Sigourney Weaver.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital.
Other Titles: Explorer (Television program)
Responsibility: the National Geographic Society ; producer and writer, Lawrence Cumbo.

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Photographer, Steve McCurry captured a picture of an Afghan refugee girl with haunting green eyes that would become a global symbol of wartime dignity, resilience, and survival. Since 1985 McCurry and National Geographic has been inudated with queries concerning the identity of anonymous girl. Follow the amazing story of how the National Geographic Explorer team searched for the mysterious girl with cutting-edge eye-scanning and face recognition technology to crack the ultimate "missing person" case.

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