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‘Spreading intolerance and hatred?’ How criticism of The Martyrs has missed the mark

The recent release of short film The Martyrs depicting three real-life Islamophobic incidents in the U.K by film maker Rizwan Wadan has prompted Tell Mama to call for the film’s immediate withdrawal.  In a recent article in the Guardian, an … Continue reading

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Representation and responsibility: Film and TV writers need to acknowledge their influence and use it wisely

  Not all film and television writers claim to be trying to alleviate social injustice with their stories or use their creativity as a catalyst for social change. Some may write personal stories, or stories that are completely fictitious or … Continue reading

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The Reluctant Fundamentalist Film Review

Title: – The Reluctant Fundamentalist Director: – Mira Nair Lead Actors:-Riz Ahmed, Kate Hudson, Live Schreiber, Kiefer Sutherland, Om Puri Genre: – Thriller, Action Settings: – Lahore, Istanbul, New York Plot Overview: – Chasing success as a young Princeton graduate … Continue reading

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