An American Mosque

 

Year: 2012
Country: USA
Run Time: 19 minutes

An American Mosque is an intimate portrait of American Muslim farmers and their effort to build a house of worship in California. For the first time, the film tells of the unprecedented crime that destroyed their mosque. Despite the tragedy, the farmers are unrelenting in their dream for a religious sanctuary. This ultimately hopeful film is a cautionary tale showing the consequences of intolerance.

Shorts Program
Independent Shorts Program #7

Director
David Washburn

Producer
Nicolas Duval-Adassovsky, Laurent Zeitoun, Yann Zenou

Screenplay
Olivier Nakache, ╔ric Toledano

Cinematography
Mathieu Vadepied

Editing
Dorian Rigal-Ansous

Principal Cast
Franšois Cluzet, Omar Sy

Print Source

An American Mosque
David Washburn

Email: david(at)anamericanmosque.com
http://www.anamericanmosque.com

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