Framing the Picture: Perspectives on Islamophobia in American Sniper and The Reluctant Fundamentalist

In this video essay, Matt Marlin discusses how American Sniper and The Reluctant Fundamentalist portray Islamophobia from alternate perspectives, that of oppressor and oppressed. Looking forward, he imagines what these depictions of Islamophobia might mean for the future of Muslim representation in cinema.

 

 

Matt Marlin

Videos: 5


Clint Eastwood


Phobias


Political Thriller


War


Clint Eastwood


American Sniper