Us = Them is a short documentary about a gay Muslim man, anonymously telling his story of self-acceptance caught between two identities that are often pitted against each other in our divisive political climate.
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This documentary was created as part of the Bachelor of Film and Television program at Sheridan College. It was also a finalist in the TVO Short Doc Contest in 2017, and aired on CBC's "Absolutely Toronto" series in 2018.
Daniela Pinto - Writer, Co-Director, Composer
Kyle Smith - Co-Director
Emily Rennie - Producer
Abigail Chan - Director of Photography, Colourist
Alysha Persaud - Assistant Camera
Josh Sousa - Location Sound Recordist, Supervising Sound Editor
Arthur Zhu - Picture Editor
Sophy Pollak - BTS/Transmedia
Stock footage clip provided by VideoPowWow / Pond5