Unable to recognize who she has become, a Muslim woman exposes herself to her most intimate thoughts facing a crucial turning point on her journey to self discovery. // Stills from the film, Beyond The Veil /// Film Festival Selections: World of Women Film Fair Middle East Dubai United Arab Emirates Official Selection | Finalist Mindfield Film Festival • Albuquerque Albuquerque, New Mexico United States Official Selection | Winner • Bi-Monthly Competition April 2018 ARFF Barcelona // International Awards Barcelona Spain Official Selection • Bi-Monthly Competition June 2018 Reel East Texas Film Festival Kilgore, Texas United States Official Selection Video Art & Experimental Film Festival New York City United States November 2018 Official Selection Greenwich Village Film Festival New York City United States Official Selection Queens World Film Festival Queens, New York United States March 2019 Official Selection The Women's Voices Now Online Film Festival California United States March 2019 Official Selection
Meet the Creators
Sandy Ismail (1995) born and raised in Queens, NY. Lebanese-American filmmaker and photographer. BFA in Film/Video from School of Visual Arts.