The photo is not available.

Travis Beard (Australia)

Australian born Travis Beard completed a bachelor in photojournalism and worked globally as a freelance photojournalist for 10 years. He first visited Afghanistan in November 2001 and subsequently he moved there permanently in 2006. Initially he taught photography at the Aina Media Institute before going on to co-found a skateboard school – Skateistan; a street art school – Wallords and the country’s first Music & Arts festival – Sound Central Festival. His first award winning feature film Rockabul chronicled Afghanistan first Metal Band District Unknown. Travis is now in the process of making his second film also about Afghanistan and writing a book about his travels work around the Afghanistan. Travis speaks at universities and schools about his work and career path.


  • RocKabul
    2018 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

Doc Alliance Members

Join to get regular updates on our film program:

By sending the registration for the Newsletter, I consent to receiving commercial communications through electronic means and to related personal data processing required for the purposes of sending the Newsletter of Doc-Air Distribution s.r.o. I confirm having read the Principles of Personal Data Processing, understanding the text and consenting to the same, while I acknowledge the rights specified herein, including, without limitation, the right to submit objections against direct marketing techniques.

Poslat svému Junioru