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6.7/10
60%
Documentary
Release Date: 1-4-2010

Who worked on this film

  • Omar Majeed
    Director
  • Riz Ahmed
    Actor
  • Arieb Azhur
    Actor
  • Ammar Aziz
    Actor
  • Chris Clover
    Actor
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Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam

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Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam

6.7/10
60%
Release Date: 1-4-2010
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Synopsis

Taqwacore is a mix of punk music and taqwa (god-fearing in Arabic), this documentary shows what these bands sound like and what their message is.

Who worked on this film

  • Omar Majeed
    Director
  • Riz Ahmed
    Actor
  • Arieb Azhur
    Actor
  • Ammar Aziz
    Actor
  • Chris Clover
    Actor
See more
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Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam

Our review

If you're watching 'Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam' with the hope of seeing Riz Ahmed (Venom, Nightcrawler, Weathering With You etc.) speak about music, then you'll be sorely disappointed. He only pops up for a few minutes. Nevertheless this is a great documentary, and we highly recommend you watch it.

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Currently you can only stream Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam via Kanopy, a service for universities and libraries.



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Currently you can only stream the documentary Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam via Kanopy, but we will update this page if we find options for buying/renting the movie.

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