The series about five American Muslim families can't represent all of us – any more than Jersey Shore does Italian Americans
It’s tough, and never a good idea for a single person, or a few families, or even a specific community to be considered the representation of an entire faith group.
Here are three lists of films that can help provide some context of the history, politics, and culture of Muslims and the Islamic world.
In MOOZ-lum, writer/director Qasim “Q” Basir makes his feature film debut with a story about a Muslim-American named Tariq entering college.
Eight-year-old Marissa Campis is playing a game that is part of the new exhibition, “1,001 Inventions: Discover the Muslim Heritage in Our World” at the New York Hall of Science in Queens, New York.