Publisher/Manufacturer: Stranger in the Shade Productions (2005) Product specifications: DVD - Approximate Running Time 40 Minute Item type: DVD
The combination of a religious Muslim and an avid
snowboarder may conjure a strange image for many people. However, this specific
image is a reflection of a more general reality: there are Muslims living and
growing up in the West who are creating a unique identity for themselves.
Muslim Boarders is a short documentary that shatters stereotypes by
portraying an interesting fusion of Western culture and the Islamic world.
The film features Muslim snowboarders who strive to
maintain a balance between American youth culture and their Islamic identity.
Muslim Boarders is an important observation of what growing up in America is
like for a group who finds themselves both inside and outside of the dominant