October 2018

Becoming Burlesque

Director: Jackie English
Cast: Shiva Negar, Elise Bauman
Genre: Drama  Runtime: 90 mins.
Fatima (Shiva Negar) is a modern muslim girl raised in a family of mixed-cultures and mixed messages about what her role in the world is. After being drawn into the empowering world of sexy cabaret, she unleashes her brave and confident Burlesque persona — “Babylon”. Fatima must now try to reconcile her old self with her new found identity.