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書名 BBQ Muslims [videorecording] / a film by Zarqa Nawaz ; Death threat / Fundamentalist Films in association with Fleeting Glimpse Productions ; produced by Mark Tollefson and Zarqa Nawaz ; written and directed by Zarqa Nawaz
出版項 San Francisco: NAATA ; Distributed by NAATA Distribution, 2002
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館104室  VV 791.43 B349 2002    館內使用  -  30500500036119
說明 1 videodisc (ca. 25 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
附註 DVD format
BBQ Muslims: Jawad Rathore, Muzammal Nawaz, Peter Redemann ; Death threat: Anand Rajaram, Goldy Notay
BBQ Muslims: Photography, Sheldon Morris, Miroslawa Berlej
Death threat: Director of photography, Colin Hoult ; editor, Jack Walker ; music, Ernie Tollar
BBQ Muslims originally produced as a motion picture in 1995; Death threat, in 1998
A foreign film (Canada)
Through humor and the absurd, Zarqa Nawaz spins two entertaining vignettes sure to stimulate dialogue about how the "terrorist" stereotype has the power to influence society as well as its victims. "BBQ Muslims" is a take on the aftermath of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing. In the days following the bombing, there was a media frenzy pointing fingers at the North American Muslim community. Several weeks later, Oklahoma police arrested and convicted Timothy McVeigh, a white American. The cruel irony of that historic moment inspired this offbeat tale of two Muslim American brothers' backyard barbecue mishaps. Death threat tells the story of a young Muslim woman who has written an appallingly bad Harlequin-type novel and is struggling to find a publisher. Depressed, frustrated and irritated after receiving her fifty-ninth rejection, she decides that controversy is the only way to catch a publisher's eye; but her exploitation of cultural stereotypes eventually backfires on her
BBQ Muslims (5 min.; 1995) -- Death threat (19 min.; 1998)
主題 Muslims -- Canada -- Drama
Muslims -- Stereotypes -- Drama
Comedy films
Short films
Alt Author Nawaz, Zarqa
Rathore, Jawad
Nawaz, Muzammal
Redemann, Peter
Rajaram, Anand, 1972-
Notay, Goldy
Fundamentalist Films (Firm)
Fleeting Glimpse Productions
National Asian American Telecommunications Association
NAATA Distribution (Firm)
Alt Title Death threat
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