Amid a strict Muslim rearing and a social life he's never had, Tariq (Evan Ross) enters college confused. New peers, family and mentors help him find his place, but the 9-11 attacks force him to face his past and make the biggest decisions of his life.
The title of the movie is written in Arabic. Which portray that the movie is about religion
Present reality Flashback Dramatic sound costume Mother and son relationship. In reality the colour is more clear, so that the viewers can tell which one is the past/present. Father wanting his son to be just like him. In the flashbacks the colour is dull , which it easier for the audience to know. Dark and they frightens in the girls eyes, makes the audience feel sorry for her In the beginning they use a slow Islamic music. The music was so calm that it touched my heart. Christianity they are allowed to wear type of clothes that suits their personality. This. This is shown in the movie. In nearly at the end they used a drum beat, which build our tension. Moving to a new school and environment Tariq as a child struggling with his identity for women-wrapped up in clothing where only the hands, feet Men- A loose, long- sleeved, ankle-length dress and hat
Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of colour in particular.
The cover page is really affective and works with the title as its illustrates struggle and pain which is showed in the Film.
Two shot Mother and daughter arguing. Two shot Dinner date turns out to be her worst nightmare. Close up Domestic violent husband, you can feel the anger and this is very disturbing for the viewers. Full shot Young vulnerable women in her room (isolated).
Brainstorm obsession Beauty Plastic surgery Celebrities appearance Flashback childhood shopping Relaxation spending Up to date Cleaning hand washing ordering Celebrities David Beckham Thin Model/media Noemi Campbell Diary Make up starve Room
Obsession further brainstorm obsession thin Starve herself Boyfriend problem models beauty Make up Spend her time reading magazine bedroom Naomi Campbell friends flashback Mum/boyfriend isolated school Health problems toilet Diary mirror death