AMERICAN ARAB

By Usama ALSHAIBI

CARGO FILM & RELEASING - as SALES All rights, World

Documentary - Completed 2013

In Kartemquin's American Arab, Iraqi-born Director Usama Alshaibi takes a provocative look at the contradictions of Arab identity in a post 9/11 world.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 60 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Usama ALSHAIBI
    • Producer(s)
    • Gordon QUINN, Usama ALSHAIBI
    • Synopsis
    • In Kartemquin's American Arab, Iraqi-born Director Usama Alshaibi takes a provocative look at the contradictions of Arab identity in post 9/11 America, weaving his own life’s journey and “coming-of-Arab” experiences into the life stories of several diverse characters. Exploring the values, passions, and hopes of his fellow Arab-Americans, Usama tries to make peace with his conflicted chosen homeland.
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