‘Women in the Dark’ – Shameelah Khan’s Documentary

Shameelah Khan, a South African Muslim filmmaker, produced a very personal documentary starring herself, her mother and her grandmother discussing the taboo subjects of sexuality and relationships, including touching on marriage within Islam. Khan’s journey of self-discovery involves unpacking her mother and grandmother’s often opposing views and their very different relationships with their husbands.

Watch it below, and let us know what you think!


Tags: autonomy, marriage, sexuality, taboo, women

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