Documentary Mondays: "An Act of Worship"
This event is online and in-person.
Join us every Monday for intriguing and compelling real life stories!
Join the Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library for a free screening of “An Act of Worship”.
In An Act of Worship, Muslim-Americans recount the past 30 years of pivotal moments in U.S. history and policy from their own perspective. Weaving together observational footage of activists who came of age after 9/11, community-sourced home videos and evocative recollections from individuals impacted by incidents of Islamophobia, the film opens a window into their world through collective memory.
Directed by Nausheen Dadabhoy and Heba Elorbany and Kristi Jacobson and Sofian Khan
Run time: 1 hr 22 minutes
For Teens and Adults
This event is a collaboration with POV, the award-winning independent non-fiction film series on PBS www.pbs.org/pov.
This film has accessibility assets for hard of hearing, deaf, blind and low-vision viewers via All4Access. Click the All4Access link to learn how to get access.
Space is Limited So Please Register In Advance.