Warsaw 2015 Interview: "I Am A Bit Of A Troublemaker," Parvez Sharma On Shooting Forbidden Doc A Sinner In Mecca

Three sold out screenings of A Sinner in Mecca, a documentary by New York-based, India-born activist and filmmaker Parvez Sharma, proved the importance of the film, even in a predominantly Catholic country, as we like to label Poland. The director patiently endured and answered the deluge of questions flying from the auditorium, from the expected ones this kind of documentary is bound to evoke to more exotic queries, such as the technicalities of Sharia in regard to capital punishment for sodomy. Almost an hour-long Q&A session affirmed the public is eager to familiarize itself with different cultures. In the case of Muslim culture, those questions are even more urgent as refugees surge into Europe. Filed under 'European migrant crisis' in mainstream news outlets, recent events...

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