Posts Tagged: filmmaking

A Language in Constant Rebellion: Talking with Aura Xilonen


Aura Xilonen discusses her novel, Gringo Champion, the realities of immigration, translating texts, and her love of cinema. ...more

Not Even Rumi is Safe from Hollywood Whitewashing


One of the world’s most read and beloved poets since the 13th century, and an immensely important artistic, academic, and spiritual figure in the Muslim community, is getting his own movie. So who is going to take on the leading role of Rumi, whose poems about love, faith, and spirituality have guided generations?