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Syria's Agony Set In Stone

Syria's Agony Set In Stone
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Syrian sculptor Nizar Ali Badr has been capturing the story of refugees from his country, using pebbles from his local beach. His art has become the inspiration for a unique film -- the concept of Latvian violinist Gidon Kremer, who asked Georgian animator Sandro Kancheli to bring the stone figures to life along with his music. (RFE/RL's Georgian Service; producers Eka Kevanishvili and Toma Begiashvili)