The story of seven-year-old Zara whose parents have decided its time for her to become a strict Muslim. With the support of the MEDIA programme of the European Union the story of Zara and Aysha who are attending a Muslim faith school for the first time has a feature length outing. Filmed over one year, the film intimately captures the girls’ lives as they grow up and make choices about their identity and beliefs.
Filmmakers: Tanya Stephan
Runtime: 60 mins