Mariam
A Young Muslim Girl Comes of Age

Faizalberry Films
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Nina avatar
Nina

Is this film no longer available? When I click on the button, it does not play.
UPDATE: It does work! I just had to change browsers. Thank you Kanopy Customer Service.

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Abdul

Allahu akbar! The west must fall!

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Dylan

The burqini vs the bikini - the most recent flashpoint in the ongoing discussion about Islam, women's bodies, feminism and freedom. MARIAM is a great entree into this conversation, which is more complicated than it seems.

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Nina

This is a great short film, perfect for my French classes. More of the same, please Kanopy! Thanks.

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Bruce

Excellent short. Wish I had had it this past year when teaching. Will plan on using it in the future.

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Krishna Han

This is a wonderful film and very well made. Thank you so much for sharing this. So much critical and relevant conversation can come out of this film.

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Jack

Thank you for posting this on Kanopy! IRG and French Major with Middle Eastern studies! Love this <3

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Olivia

A lovely short that challenges one's perception of what wearing a hijab means. We tend to associate it with oppression, but this film gives a different perspective on it.

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