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Becoming Burlesque (2017)

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Despite her uncle encouraging her to adopt a more traditional lifestyle, a young Muslim college student secretly joins a Toronto burlesque troupe.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Shiva Negar ... Fatima Jackson-Aziz
Elise Bauman ... Becca
Alex Harrouch ... Aqueel
Alli Chung ... Wei Chen
Pedro Miguel Arce ... Super Fan
Araya Mengesha ... Winner
Hrant Alianak ... Waleed Aziz
Courtney Deelen ... Texas Red Tempest
Moe Jeudy-Lamour ... Justin
Gabe Grey ... Brock
Khalid Klein ... Mahmood Jackson-Aziz
Katelyn McCulloch ... Sinnamon
Severn Thompson ... Olivia Aziz
Pastel Supernova Pastel Supernova ... Catcha Foxx
Kamiran Aldeo Kamiran Aldeo ... Amir
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Despite her uncle encouraging her to adopt a more traditional lifestyle, a young Muslim college student secretly joins a Toronto burlesque troupe.

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I get the story but dont like the message
9 August 2019 | by amaryasir-78831See all my reviews

As socitey that should be respectful to the choices of all the women we really push them towards a direction and expect to get away with it.... As if saying you are free to choose to be a muslim and wear you head scarf but we will only accept you if you dont...but again you are free


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