A PLAYLIST film series: RECLAIMING OUR NARRATIVE
The Green Room (IFSSA), in partnership with Metro Cinema, invites you to a film series aimed at reclaiming the Muslim narrative, and shining a light on the hopes and challenges of being Muslim today.
On August 10, join us at the historic Garneau Theatre to watch New Muslim Cool and have a discussion about the intersections of faith and identity.
Tickets are FREE only if registered through Eventbrite.
— NEW MUSLIM COOL
USA 2009, 83 min, Dir: Jennifer Maytorena Taylor
Peurto 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 sstart a new religious community, rebuild his shattered family, and take his message of faith to other young people through his uncompromising music as part of the hip-hop duo M-Team.