Islam and the Future of Tolerance

This unlikely collaboration sheds light on the many confusions afflicting the public conversation about Islam.

Type:Documentary

Dur:86mins

Year:2018

Dir:Desh Amila & Jay Shapiro

Rating:CTC

synopsis

In a world riven by violence and misunderstanding, prominent atheist author Sam Harris and Islamist-turned-liberal Muslim Maajid Nawaz seek to provide a remedy to the polarizing rhetoric and obscurantism around the topic of Islam.

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cast:

Sam Harris, Maajid Nawaz

crew:

Producers: Suzi Jamil, Desh Amila & Aaron Louis

fan quotes:

"This honest and intelligent dialogue is a superb exploration of the intellectual and moral issues involved" - Steven Pinker

"Their back-and-forth clarifies multiple confusions that plague the public conversation about Islam." -Irshad Manji

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