“Meeting my participants and filming their unravelling narrative led me on a personal journey of discovery, one which linked my family’s history to the larger story of British identity, and the extent to which migrant communities, such as the one I grew up in, were essential to the fabric of this country.” Sonita Gale, Writer, Producer and Director of Hostile.

Read the full interview with Sonita Gale in Azeema by Dalia Al-Dujaili here.

Azeema is a print magazine, online platform, community and creative agency, exploring women and non-binary folk within West Asia, North Africa and South Asia, diasporas and beyond.

Hostile is in cinemas now – find your local screening at www.hostiledocumentary.com/tickets

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