The Swimming Lesson
Comedy, Drama, Short
Samara Alsalim, Lisa King Hawkes, Noor Ali, Constancia Roark, Neekey Habibi
No age restrictions
Based on a true story, teenage, Muslim refugee girls in burkinis take a fantastical swimming lesson in Idaho. The initiative for swimming lessons began after a newly arrived refugee, a Congolese boy, drowned in the summer of 2017.