When we read about Afghan women who burn themselves, as the New York Times reported this week, many hearts were moved. I think anyone, woman or man,... Read more →
Guest columnist Engi Wassef was born in Cairo, Egypt and moved to New York City when she was seven years old. She wrote and directed Marina of the Zabbaleen, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2008. Her current script, The Beautiful Game, was developed at the Sundance/Rawi Lab in Jordan, and tells a Middle Eastern story set in London.
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