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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 99 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : MPI Media Group : 2012.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Sultan Sharrief.
Participant or Performer Note:
Helki Jackson, Julian Gant, Nadir Ahmad, Ousama Elsaadi.
Summary, etc.:
Bilal, a Muslim high school senior works at his family's long-owned taxi stand. "The Stand," as they call it, has been the source of all activity and money for the family for the last sixty years. It seems like Bilal is about to carry the torch. He secretly submits a college application and takes up ice carving in order to win a scholarship. However, he is forced to decide whether he will continue working at the Stand - the only life he's ever known - or take a chance at social mobility.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Muslim youth > Education > Michigan > Detroit > Drama.
Young men > Michigan > Detroit > Drama.
Family-owned business enterprises > Michigan > Detroit > Drama.

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