Archive for January, 2016

Positive Parenting

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

IN ALLAH'S HANDS – A short film made for the "Positive Parenting as told through Cultural Community Voices" project from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. A short film on resilience through God-consciousness in Muslim families. (DURATION: 13.5 minutes) STORYTELLERS: Ahlam Jasim and Shafi Korane FILMMAKERS: Saira Rahman and Nilufer Rahman SYNOPSIS: Ahlam Jasim, a Muslim refugee […]

Letter to a Terrorist

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

LETTER TO A TERRORIST from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. As a Muslim, the trauma of our time weighs heavily on my heart. How to respond? What to say? I don't know. All I know is what I feel. So I made this film.

Be My Voice. Tick the Box. GO VOTE!

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Be My Voice. Tick the Box. GO VOTE! from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Young Canadians describe their vision for the future and implore people to vote in order to bring about change. "When you vote, you send a message, that we care, and that we want change." © Snow Angel Films 2015 Music Credit: "Pyro […]

Islamic History Month Canada Greeting 2015

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Islamic History Month Canada Greeting 2015 from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Shahina Siddiqui, Chair of Islamic History Month Canada, welcomes Canadians to take part in events across the country to get to "Know Each Other" which is the theme for IHMC 2015.

Matt Chats: Child Care

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

MATT CHATS with LISA VOGT and SUSAN PRENTICE on CHILD CARE from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Lisa Vogt and her husband Jack Rach invited Matt Henderson to their home to talk about why a national childcare strategy is so important. Professor Susan Prentice joins Matt and Lisa for a discussion of the challenges families with […]

Matt Chats: Sharing Space

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

MATT CHATS WITH NIIGAAN SINCLAIR on KAPYONG BARRACKS and SHARING SPACE from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Matt Henderson, NDP Candidate for Winnipeg South Centre, chats with Niigaan James Sinclair about the Kapyong Barracks and the Federal Court of Appeal’s recent ruling that the government should have consulted with Treaty One First Nations regarding the selling […]

The Cornish Library

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

TRAILER – THE CORNISH LIBRARY: LIVING ROOM OF THE COMMUNITY 1915-2015 from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Produced for MTS ON DEMAND Directed by: FRANK ADAMSON © Sky West Productions 2015 For 100 years, the Cornish Library has been a treasured place for Winnipeggers. Located in Armstrong’s Point, the oldest residential neighbourhood in the city, Cornish […]

Islamic Social Services Association

Friday, January 15th, 2016

ISSA – Islamic Social Services Association from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo.

T. Nautilus – Feel It Now

Friday, January 15th, 2016

T. NAUTILUS – FEEL IT NOW – OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Introducing new breakthrough artist, T. Nautilus – Winnipeg singer-songwriter of alternative rock. Featuring parkour and free running stunts by Marc Selby Directed and shot by Saira and Nilufer Rahman Edited by Nilufer Rahman Special thanks to: Erin Hembrador Crystal Staryk […]

Give 30 and Winnipeg Harvest

Friday, January 15th, 2016

GIVE 30 and WINNIPEG HARVEST 2014 from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Take a tour of the WINNIPEG HARVEST with Rami, TaHa, Osama and Ahmed, who are gearing up for the Muslim fasting month of RAMADAN and the GIVE 30 CAMPAIGN. What is GIVE 30? It’s a campaign to raise funds and awareness about hunger and […]

Give 30 – Winnipeg Launch

Friday, January 15th, 2016

GIVE 30 – WINNIPEG LAUNCH 2014 from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. Give 30 is a Canada-wide initiative to fight hunger during the month of Ramadan. Donate the money you save while fasting to your local food bank! Everyone, regardless of faith, is encouraged to participate! This initiative is about caring for our neighbours and making […]

Resurrection (student)

Friday, January 15th, 2016

RESURRECTION from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. A woman finds herself trapped in a small, dark room and has to find the courage to get out. with Marie Chao written and directed by Nilufer Rahman edited by Tony Capes © 2013 Produced at Maine Media College

CMWI

Friday, January 15th, 2016

The Canadian Muslim Women's Institute (CMWI) from Nilufer Rahman on Vimeo. The Canadian Muslim Women’s Institute (CMWI) is a Winnipeg-based non-profit community organization that is dedicated to the economic, social and spiritual empowerment of women. Since its founding in 2006, CMWI has continued to grow and expand its programs, especially its services for newcomer women […]