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Online Film Contest Focuses on Muslim Women1 min read

5 November 2010 < 1 min read


Online Film Contest Focuses on Muslim Women1 min read

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An online competition is now open for what’s being called the first-ever international showcase of short films about Islam and women.

The films focus on women of all faiths and backgrounds who are living in Muslim-majority countries, as well as Muslim women living as minorities around the world.

The festival’s lineup hasn’t been finalized yet. Digital film entries are still being accepted in an online competition that runs through November 24 of this year and is open to filmmakers of all genders and backgrounds.

The goal of the festival is to present an unbiased and comprehensive look at how women of all faiths, including Muslims, are asserting their rights both within and outside the Islamic world.

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via VOA

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