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UNDERCOVERED

by Nejra Latić Hulusić, Sabrina Begović-Ćorić

synopsis

There is a piece of clothing that became scandalous after September 11th 2001. A head scarf. In 2011. a big debate whether Muslim women should be allowed to wear head scarves in public places was raised. Nowdays, in 2015. with growth of terroristic groups like ISIS, hiding behind religion and threatening free world, headscarfs are more and more perceived as a threatening flags of so called “Islamic” terrorists. Meanwhile, in Bosnia&Herzegovina, a post-war and post-communistic society, young generations of Muslim women more and more decides to wear headscarfs as free expression of their faith and rebellion against capitalistic vision of liberated woman.

international title: Undercovered
original title: Undercovered
country: Bosnia and Herzegovina
year: 2018
genre: documentary
directed by: Nejra Latić Hulusić, Sabrina Begović-Ćorić
film run: 53'
screenplay: Nejra Latić Hulusić, Sabrina Begović-Ćorić
cinematography by: Amel Đikoli
film editing: Nejra Latić Hulusić
music: Muhamed Latić, Ahmed Latić
producer: Nejra Latić Hulusić, Sabrina Begović-Ćorić
production: Hava
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