Presented by MPAC® Hollywood Bureau and the Islamic Scholarship Fund

Combating Anti-Muslim Hate and Disinformation Through Storytelling

Mar 11, 2023

1:00pm – 2:00pm CT

In a fast paced ever-evolving landscape of storytelling through the entertainment, its the filmmakers, writers, directors, and other creatives who are seizing the moment by transforming world views through their craft. As the population of Muslims in America and the world grows so does anti-Muslim sentiments (or hate).  
The panelist of entertainment creatives will discuss how TV, Film, Podcasts, and other mediums impact pop culture and helps to dismantle disinformation about Muslims and the fastest growing religion in the world, Islam.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

photo of Ahmed Musiol
Ahmed Musiol

Familiar Stranger

photo of Zeyba Rahman
Zeyba Rahman

Building Bridges

photo of Win Rosenfeld
Win Rosenfeld

Monkeypaw Productions

photo of Iman Zawahry
Iman Zawahry

Islamic Scholarship Fund

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