Life Without Basketball
Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir broke records and barriers on her way to becoming the first Division I basketball player to play wearing a hijab. When a controversial ban on religious headgear ends her chances at playing professionally, she is forced to re-examine her faith and identity as a Muslim American. Join us for a Q&A with Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir and director Jon Mercer, moderated by Minky Worden, Director of Global Initiatives at Human Rights Watch on April 9, 2019 at 6:30 PM at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. Tickets are available at tiff.net.