Fordson: Faith, Fasting, Football

Fordson: Faith, Fasting, Football, an award-winning documentary, follows a predominately Arab-American high school football team from a working-class Detroit suburb as they practice for their big cross-town rivalry game during Ramadan, revealing a community holding onto its Islamic faith and the American Dream while struggling for acceptance in post 9/11 America.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Director:

  • Rashid Ghazi

Cast:

  • Fouad Zaban
  • Bilal Abu-Omarah
  • Ali Baidoun
  • Hassan Houssaiky
  • Baquer Sayed
  • Imad Fadlallah

Writer:

  • Ruth Leitman

Producers:

  • Ash-Har Quraishi
  • Basma Babar-Quraishi

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