MARCH 16, 2022
UAE | 10 minutes | 2019
Documentary short film directed by Andrea Yu-Chieh Chung
Featuring Andrea Yu-Chieh Chung
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A soul-searching filmmaker sets out to make a documentary about the United Arab Emirates’ Islamic hotline center, where scholars answer questions and guide people towards the right path according to the Quran. As a friendship blossoms with one of the scholars, the filmmaker’s relationship with a Muslim boyfriend makes her question her beliefs and the integrity of her film. This self-reflexive documentary follows one woman’s journey to understand Islam and to love, regardless of differences in faith.
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Director, Editor: Andrea Yu-Chieh Chung
Producers: Dina M. Saleh, Kenya Vázquez
Cinematographer: Yuting Jiang