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A Jihad For Love

The world's first feature documentary to explore the complex global intersections between Islam and homosexuality. Director Parvez Sharma enters the many worlds of Islam by illuminating multiple stories as diverse as Islam itself. The film travels a wide geographic arc presenting us lives from India, Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa and France. Always filming in secret and as a Muslim, Parvez makes the film from within the faith, depicting Islam with the same respect that the film's characters show for it.

Year: 2007
Genre: Documentaries, Queer Cinema, General Docos, Spiritual & Philosophical
Country: Australia, UK, France, Germany, USA
Director: Parvez Sharma
Duration: 81 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains low level offensive language.
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Location in store: Queer Cinema (Documentary)

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