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  • 1 in 13 million - Japanese Imam in Tokyo

    Population of Japan - 127,000,000 Population of Tokyo - 13,000,000 No. of Muslims in Japan (estimate) – 100,000
    No. of Japanese Muslims (estimate) – 10,000
    No. who converted to Islam NOT for marriage(estimate) - 2 or 300
    No. of Japanese Imam's in Japan – 5
    No. of Japanese Imam's in Tokyo – 1

    Abd...

  • Meaning of Baju Melayu

    Baju Melayu is a traditional clothing worn by Malay men mostly in Malaysia, Brunei Indonesia and Singapore. It is worn during official ceremony, Islamic festivals and weddings. Using archive photos, historical journals and with the help of animation this film dig into the meaning and origin of Ba...

  • The Face of Resistance

    The young woman whose face is featured in the iconic Shepard Fairey poster that was prominent during the Women's March and other related marches, shares her first person account on growing up Muslim in today's America.

  • The Dinar Movement

    Money loses value and prices rise. But the value of money doesn’t disappear. It’s transferred in the form of real wealth to a financial elite. Why are we using this money when it’s making us poorer? The Dinar Movement is building an alternative based on Islam. This film documents the struggle of ...

  • New Muslim Cool

    Puerto Rican American rapper Hamza Pérez ended his life as a drug dealer 12 years ago, and started down a new path as a young Muslim. Now he's moved to Pittsburgh's tough North Side to start a new religious community, rebuild his shattered family, and take his message of faith to other young peop...

  • LIke Water

    Movie

    A hyperactive 6-year-old girl in a pink tutu. A fluffy rabbit named Carrots. A 72-year old Sensei. We follow this rare, unseen world of competitive, women-led Karate sports in a community in Cape Town through the eyes of the school’s newest and youngest inductee, Nawar Taliep (6), as she prepares...

  • By Compass and Quran: History of Australia’s Muslim Cameleers

    Movie

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    The Afghan cameleer’s induction into Australia was a rough ride and not without its intrigues, however, they conquered the outback and they achieved in part their role as nation-builders. It is a tragic story about men who lost their great tribal warrio...

  • Mipsterz

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    An arts and culture collective curating, enabling, and amplifying creators of marginalized backgrounds through illustration, film, and music.

  • American Ramadan

    A bold and exciting new look at the American Muslim experience. "American Ramadan" explores and reveals the holiest of rituals, shared by the Abrahamic traditions, but practiced by more - the act of Fasting for Faith.

    As diverse as the fabric of America, from the divorced Dad, the student copin...

  • FRIDAY - Bedrock of Brooklyn

    Friday is a short documentary that explores the community within and history of a mosque and religious space in New York that is known as the “bedrock of Brooklyn”. A film by Aisha Amin.

  • Afghan Dreams

    Four female Afghan law students overcome cultural and systemic challenges as they train to compete in the world’s most prestigious international commercial law competition, the Willem C. Vis Moot in Hong Kong. It's a triumphant story that redefines what it means to be a woman in modern-day Afghan...

  • Secret Life of Muslims

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    This first person series uses humor and empathy to subvert stereotypes and reveal the truth about American Muslims: fascinating careers, unexpected talents, and inspiring accomplishments.

    Featuring a diverse set of American Muslims from a wide range of ethnic and national origins speaking direct...

  • On a Wing and a Prayer

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    On a Wing and a Prayer: An American Muslim Learns to Fly follows Monem Salam as he enrols in an open-minded flying school, where he soon draws the attention of the FBI, which confirms his family's fears. Monem is a portfolio manager, the son of a Pakistani comm...

  • Nobody's Metaphor

    Movie

    A documentary on the Muslim Girls Fence project in schools, why this work is necessary, the process and the impact that it has on those who take part.

    https://www.maslaha.org/
    in partnership with https://www.chouettefilms.co.uk/

  • Made in Palestine - صنع في فلسطين

    Movie

    Spotlight on Hirbawi Textiles in the city of Hebron – the last remaining factory in Palestine that produces the traditional and iconic Palestinian scarf known as the Kuffiyeh.

  • Free Trip to Egypt

    Seeking to build a bridge of mutual understanding and friendship, a Canadian-Egyptian entrepreneur living in Switzerland decides to reach out to the very people who fear him. He travels across the United States to find Americans concerned about an Islamic threat and makes them an intriguing offer...

  • Dutch Muslims

    The State of the Dutch Muslims reviews how different Dutch Muslims look back at 2020. It gives a good glimpse of what the challenges and victories are.

    Click CC for English subtitles.

  • Wajd: Songs of Separation

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    Shot initially in pre-war Syria, Wajd offers a window into the lives of three Syrian musicians turned refugees. Forced to rebuild their lives in exile, they turn to their love of music to find meaning in the aftermath of destruction and atrocity.

    Inspired by the traditional sacred music of Syria...

  • Passage to Kashmir (Rah e Muztar)

    The film explores the rural border areas of Poonch, Surankote, Loran and Mandi, stretching through the beautiful and magnificent mountain ranges of Pir Panjal.

    The aim is to break the common stereotype about the areas infamous for violence and cross-border conflict between India and Pakistan. ...

  • Polish Muslims: An Unexpected Meeting

    The Muslim population in Poland is one of the smallest in the world, at most, less than 0.1% in 2012 but offers a thought-provoking diversity: immigrants from different countries, Poles embracing Islam and Tatar families settled since the 14th century. Social experts, Muslim organisations’ leader...

  • An American Mosque

    Late one night, arsonists broke into the newly-constructed mosque, doused prayer rugs with gasoline, then lit the building ablaze. The mosque was reduced to ashes and an investigation ensued. For the first time, the film's characters respond publicly to the crime, speaking passionately about thei...

  • The A-Z of British Islam

    This film follows two Muslim students, Aziza and Zainab as they explore what it means to be a Muslim in Britain and how Muslims really feel feel about living and practising their faith in the UK

  • Buzkashi!

    From the shadows of the majestic Pamir Mountains of Tajikistan comes a story of Azam, a sheep herder and Buzkashi champion. Azam plays for honor and integrity, but his success is increasingly thwarted by alliances in the sport. Facing the pressures of modernization on the playing field and within...

  • Dar al Islam, New Mexico: America's Eco Mosque and Retreat

    Tim Winter (Abdal Hakim Murad) interviews environmentalist Othman Llewellyn at the Dar al Islam Mosque, New Mexico.
    The Dar al Islam campus is anchored around a Mosque and a school building on a hilly plateau across from the historic village of Abiquiu in Northern New Mexico.

    The original build...