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"A powerful, subtle and moving documentary"
John Brunsting, Criterion Cast
"A Vivid Tale of Father & Son"
Adeel Hassan, The New York Times
" more fascinating than your average tale of a young Muslim male being “tricked” by law enforcement into committing a crime."
 
Lauren Wissot, Filmmaker Magazine

unseen FILMS

"  I was rocked. ... one of the most important films of the year and a must see."
Steve Kopian, Unseen Films
 

DIRECTOR'S STATEMENT

Not acknowledging the influence of the ultraconservative interpretation of the religion, or discerning between peaceful and progressive Muslims like Yusuf and the fundamentalists who carry out human rights abuses in the name of Islam, we have contributed to their vulnerability and marginalization. 

Jose Rodriguez,

Director of Documentary Programs,

Tribeca Film Institute