The Taqwacores (2010) Feature Trailer

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Feature trailer for The Taqwacores.

Yusef is a first-generation Pakistani-American engineering student who moves off-campus with a group of Muslim punks in Buffalo, New York. His new "un-orthodox" housemates soon introduce him to Taqwacore – a hardcore, Muslim punk rock scene. As the seasons change, Taqwacore influences the house more and more. The living room becomes a mosque during the day, while it continues to host punk shows at night. Ultimately, Yusef begins to challenge his own faith and ideologies. A powerful and original story of punk Islam in the USA and the discovery of oneself within the confines of religion.

Film Info

(2013)
1 min 45 sec Duration
9,444 views
  • Posted: October 10, 2010
  • Director: Eyad Zahra
  • Writer: Michael Muhammad Knight
  • Studio: Strand Releasing
  • Release: October 22, 2010
  • Cast: Bobby Naderi, Noureen DeWulf, Dominic Rains

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