During Ramadan, Zubair attempts to connect with his culture through food content on social media ... he ultimately ends up getting schooled by his grandmother on how to prepare a traditional dish.
Introducing the Muslim Centered Writers’ Lab from the Islamic Scholarship Fund
The Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF), an organization focused on “increas[ing] American Muslim representation in media and government to improve public policy and public opinion,” has announced the launch of their first Muslim Centered Writers’ Lab, running from Nov. 11-13, 2022.
ISF is proud to announce our Muslim Centered Writers’ Lab. Made possible with support from Extracurricular and @theblcklst, the Writers’ Lab aims to uplift the American Muslim narrative by elevating opportunities for Muslim screenwriters to be at the center of their story. pic.twitter.com/PC18JJX2GH— Islamic Scholarship Fund (@ISFScholarships) September 28, 2022
The program is intended to support Muslim filmmakers through workshops, mentorship, and monetary funding. Six fellows have already been selected. Each of them will receive $5,000 to take part in the program and advance their projects.
Read the press release from ISF here: