Keyword: Muslim

Most Wanted Man

A Most Wanted Man (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 07/24/2014
When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, tortured half-to-death immigrant turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community, laying claim to his father's ill-gotten fortune, both German and U.S. security agencies take a close interest. As the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man's true identity - oppressed victim or destruction-bent extremist?
Green Prince

The Green Prince (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 09/11/2014
As a defiant teenager growing up in Palestine, Mosab Hassan Yousef's fervor against Israel was unquestionable, ultimately landing him in prison. Shaken by Hamas's brutality within the prison's walls and a growing disgust for their methods, particularly suicide bombing, he had an unexpected change of heart and began to see Hamas as more of a problem than a solution. Recruited by the Shin Bet...
Camp X-Ray

Camp X-Ray (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 10/16/2014
A young woman joins the military to be part of something bigger than herself and her small town roots. But she ends up as a new guard at Guantanamo Bay instead, where her mission is far from black and white. Surrounded by hostile jihadists and aggressive squadmates, she strikes up an unusual friendship with one of the detainees.
Java Heat

Java Heat (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 05/09/2013
After Indonesia's much beloved Sultana is killed and her daughter kidnapped during a terrorist attack, a reckless American named Jake becomes embroiled in the ensuing turmoil. Lost in the religious, political and cultural havoc, Jake teams up with cerebral Muslim detective Hashim, who treats Jake more like a suspect than a partner. The uneasy friendship leads to a dangerous hunt for the...

Two Men In Town (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/06/2014
May in the Summer

May in the Summer (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 08/21/2014
May Brennan is intelligent, gorgeous, getting rave reviews for her recently published book and is set to marry her loving fiancé, Ziad. But upon returning to her hometown of Amman, Jordan for the wedding, cracks in her seemingly perfect life begin to show. May's headstrong, born-again Christian mother disapproves of Ziad's Muslim faith and is firm in her decision not to attend the ceremony. Her...
Paradise: Faith

Paradise: Faith (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 08/22/2013
Anna Maria, a single woman in her 50s, devotes her summer to missionary work in an effort to return Austria back to the path of virtue. Carrying a foot-high statue of the Virgin Mary, she goes door-to-door preaching Catholicism. One day, after years of absence, her husband, an Egyptian Muslim confined to a wheelchair, returns home. Anna Maria's life is turned upside-down and her prayers are now...
Square

The Square (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 10/24/2013
From the 2011 overthrow of a 30-year dictatorship through the military rule that culminated with the forced removal of the Muslim Brotherhood president in the summer of 2013, we follow a group of Egyptian activists as they battle leaders and regimes, risking their lives to build a new society of conscience.
Bastards

Bastards (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/10/2014
In Morocco, as in all Muslim countries, sex outside marriage is illegal. Single mothers are despised, but what is the fate of their children? They are outcasts, condemned to a life of discrimination. This is the first film to tell this story from a mother's point of view. We follow Rabha El Haimer through the courts to legalize her forced marriage, to register her daughter and to make the father...
Dir: Deborah Perkin
With: N/A
Honour

Honour (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 07/10/2014
Mona's family is against her relationship with her boyfriend Tanvir and so she decides to run away with him. When her family comes to know of this they hire a bounty hunter to track her down and kill her. Aware of the potential consequences of their decision, Mona and Tanvir strive to maintain a low profile. Will Mona be able to evade death while being targeted by her potential killer?
Bag of Flour

The Bag of Flour (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/25/2014
A young girl is abducted from an orphanage in Belgium by a man who turns out to be her father. She is taken to Morocco where, several years later as a teen, she lives with her aunt and struggles with hunger and poverty.

Mulhapar (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Mulhapar is a village in the wide expanses of the Punjab in Pakistan. It is often a country associated with violence and intolerance. As we plunge into the community of poor and rich people, Muslims and Christians, the young and the old, women and men, their family and individual destinies, as well as their stories and anecdotes, are condensed into a vivid mosaic.
Dir: Paolo Poloni
With: N/A

Jellyfish (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 12 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
In a tiny Muslim fishing village in Borneo, fourteen-year-old fisherwoman Danice falls in love with Riya, an alluring transgender woman. However, Danica's desire becomes complicated when she discovers that it is her father that Riya desires.

Al Nisa: Black Muslim Women in Atlanta's Gay Mecca (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 65 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Eight women share a meal. It is a simple act, but in this case, they also share deep soul sustenance as Black Muslim lesbians previously suffering from terrible isolation. They are thrilled to discover they are not alone. These self-aware, powerful women articulate the different ways they have braided this triple identity throughout their lives. They are humbled and relieved to be able to be...
Dir: Red Summer
With: N/A
These Birds Walk

These Birds Walk (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 72 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
In Karachi, Pakistan, a runaway boy's life hangs on one critical question: where is home? The streets, an orphanage, or with the family he fled in the first place? Simultaneously heart-wrenching and life-affirming, we observe the struggles of these wayward street children and the good samaritans looking out for them.
Dir: Bassam Tariq
With: N/A

Evaporating Borders (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 73 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Dir: Iva Radivojevic
With: N/A

Jihad in America: The Grand Deception (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 70 minutes Release date: 10/24/2013
The Muslim Brotherhood has transformed Islam into a political agenda, and this mix of religion and politics has become known as Islamism. Founded in 1928, the Brotherhood has established a presence in over 70 countries and organizations created by or inspired by the group enjoy considerable influence within the United States. The government, media and law enforcement turn to these organizations...
Dir: Steve Emerson
With: N/A

Sotto Voce (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
During the Algerian war, the road to Beni Boussaid on the Morocco-Algeria border is obstructed by the Morice line, a 430-mile long belt that is electrified and heavily mined. Moussa, a Moroccan friend of the revolution, helps refugees across the mountains. However, he must go through Beni Boussaid when he finds out that the path he usually takes is no longer safe. Hans, a Communist militant of the...
Dir: Kamal Kamal
With: N/A