The School (Madarsa)

The film attempts to explore the Muslim traditional education system in India by interviewing Maulavis (teachers) working at such institutions in Muslim ghettos of Ahmedabad (Gujarat) and other Scholars researching about Islamic education.

Mustaqeem was born in a Muslim family living in small village called Ingoli near the city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat. His family occupation is farming. While training in Architecture, Mustaqeem developed a keen interest in cinema and story telling which eventually brought him to the National Institute of Design where he is pursuing his Masters in Film and Video Communication. He has written and directed a few short films which have been screened in film festivals across India.
Country
India
Year
2014
Length
27'
Original Language
Gujarati, Hindi, Urdu
Directed By
Mustaqeem Khan
Produced by
National Institute of Design of Ahmedabad
Edited by
Mustaqeem Khan
Sound
Aaditya Gangwar
Script
Mustaqeem Khan
Camera
Mustaqeem Khan
Contact Info
National Institute of Design,
Opp Tagore Hall, Paldi, Ahmedabad,
Gujarat 380007

Email: cmr@nid.edu
Website: www.nid.edu