Fazaila is a Shia-Muslim teenager from East London whose mum thinks she's becoming "too English".
Fazaila is a Shia-Muslim teenager from East London whose mum thinks she's becoming "too English". This new short documentary, the first film by 19-year-old Heena Bukhari, is a personal exploration into being female and Muslim in Britain today by taking a look at the life and views of her younger cousin Fazaila.
FilmFest Dresden Short Film Festival, Dresden, Germany, 2007
Jana Film Festival For Children and Youth, Beirut, Lebanon, 2007
Bombay Mix - Bollywood And Beyond, London, 2007
Tongues On Fire, Asian Women Festival, London, 2007
New York Arab and South Asian Film Festival, New York, USA, 2007
Videotivoli Film Festival, Tampere, Finland, 2007
Creative Exchange, Cesar Charlone Retrospective, London, 2007
International Women's Day, Brighton, 2007
Birds Eye View Film Festival, London, 2006
BFI London Film Festival, London, 2006
Chili Film Festival, London, 2006
Rosh'd International Film Festival, Tehran, 2006
Can Leicester International Film Festival, Leicester, 2006