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American Ramadan (2006) Online

American Ramadan (2006) Online
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American Ramadan
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Movie / Documentary
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Directror :
Naeem Randhawa
Cast :
Jamal Badawi,Abdel-Jabbar Hamdan,Intisar Hamdan
Writer :
Naeem Randhawa
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American Ramadan (2006) Online

"American Ramadan" is a bold and exciting new look at the American Muslim experience. "American Ramadan" explores and reveals the holiest of rituals, shared by the Abrahamic traditions, but practiced by more - the act of Fasting for Faith. As diverse as the fabric of America, from the divorced Dad, the student coping with school, work and family life, the convert to Islam and his Indonesian wife, another interracial couple, and the wife of an incarcerated businessman - the reality of life is vividly and emotionally witnessed on film. Filmed on location in Dallas and Los Angeles, the feature length documentary follows the lives of five American Muslim families during the Month of Ramadan in 2005. From the everyday busy lives of the families, the film follows the individuals as they strive to maintain their rhythm, and find time for worship and faith through the act of Fasting and prayer. The intimate and personal stories of the five families are complemented with scholars from the ...
Credited cast:
Jamal Badawi Jamal Badawi - Scholar (as Dr. Jamal Badawi)
Abdel-Jabbar Hamdan Abdel-Jabbar Hamdan - Husband
Intisar Hamdan Intisar Hamdan - Wife
Robert W. Hass Robert W. Hass - Scholar (as Rabbi Robert W. Hass)
Robert Hunt Robert Hunt - Scholar (as Dr. Robert Hunt)
Mahmood Khan Mahmood Khan - Medical Doctor (as Dr. Mahmood Khan)
Abdullah Mikail Mackay Abdullah Mikail Mackay - Father
Siti K. Mackay Siti K. Mackay - Wife
Mike McKay Mike McKay
Nia McKay Nia McKay
Jannah Nasrullah Jannah Nasrullah - Daughter
Layyanne Nasrullah Layyanne Nasrullah - Daughter
Waseem Nasrullah Waseem Nasrullah - Father
Yousuf Nasrullah Yousuf Nasrullah - Son
Ahlam Said Ahlam Said - Sister