My Son the Fanatic

David D'Arcy reports on a controversial new English film titled "My Son the Fanatic" written by Hanif Kureishi. The film, which is set in England and told from the point of view of the father, is about a conservative son who becomes a Muslim fundamentalist and consequently rejects his Pakistani immigrant father. It details the father's struggles with his wife and son after bringing them to England.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.