Surviving Surveillance, Catering to America_ Making Biryani
Since 9/11, Muslims have been mapped, surveilled and entrapped by the NYPD. The damage to the families and the communities runs deep and is ever-lasting. Shahina Parveen's story of persistence is admirable in these times of uncertainty for immigrants. The film short is part of a larger body of work supported by the Asian Women Giving Circle and Asian Americans Writers' Workshop Open City Fellows.