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[regarding a scene in "The Kite Runner" in which his character suffered] I want to continue making films and be an actor but the rape scene upset me because my friends will watch it and I won't be able to go outside any more. They will think I was raped.
He fled from Afghanistan at the age of 14, and was helped by a friend of the family to escape. He became a refugee after the movie and is now living in Sweden, Borlänge. In an interview he said "I did not know where I wanted, just somewhere. I fled through Israel, Belarus, Lithuania, Poland and Denmark before I ended up in Sweden. Among other things, I had to swim across a river, I think it was ...