Donya Ravasani (Doc Studies 2011) – American Imam
American Imam, the documentary directed by Doc Studies 2011 alum Donya Ravasani, will be featured in this year’s DOC NYC festival.
Donya’s profile of an African American mosque leader, one of the most prominent and controversial Islamic clerics in the US who leads a community in Brooklyn, will screen alongside the feature documentary Buidling Babel, on the ‘Ground Zero’ mosque community center.
The two documentaries will screen on November 10 and 15 at IFC Center in New York. A full schedule of this year’s DOC NYC Festival can be viewed here. Tickets are also available through DOC NYC’s site.
American Imam will also be screeningat the Society for Visual Anthropology Festival in San Francisco on November 15, and at the ARPA International Film Festival in Los Angeles from November 29 through December 2.