On TV: BROOKLYN INSHALLAH

Coming to The WORLD Channel’s America ReFramed today, Tuesday, December 14:
BROOKLYN INSHALLAH

Director:
Ahmed Mansour

World Premiere:
Telluride Mountainfilm 2019

Select Festivals:
DOC NYC, Chicago Palestine, Toronto Palestine

About:
A Palestinian American Lutheran pastor campaigns for political office in NYC.

The film previously screened at DOC NYC, for which our program notes read:
Khader El-Yateem is a Palestinian American, a practicing Lutheran pastor and, he hopes, the first Arab American on the New York City Council. Having grown up amidst conflict before emigrating to the US, Father K works to alleviate the mounting fears of the diverse but marginalized Arab-American community of Bay Ridge following the 2016 presidential election. With the support of political activist Linda Sarsour, he mounts the campaign of a lifetime, taking viewers into the heart of identity politics.

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