- 1h 20min
- Directed by: Joel Fendelman, Patrick Daly
- Cast: Muatasem Mishal, Maz Jobrani, Dina Aishah
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As the son of the Imam of the local Brooklyn mosque, young Daud has to juggle the high expectations of his father and his feelings of isolation and difference even from his peers in the Muslim community. Through an innocent act of good faith, he inadvertently befriends a group of Jewish boys who mistake him for a fellow classmate at their Orthodox school. A genuine friendship grows between Daud and one of the Jewish boys. Unable to resist the joy of a camaraderie that he has never felt before, David, as he is known, is drawn into a complicated dilemma inspired by youthful deceit and the best of intentions. Winner of the Ecumenical Prize at the Montreal World Film Festival 2011. This screening is followed by a panel discussion hosted by West of Scotland Racial Equality Council. Part of Glasgow Film Festival 2012: Youth Film Festival.
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