2018 Film & TV Favorites

Most of 2018 was spent with my beloved Airpods, watching movies in bed while my husband slept next to me with a pillow over his face. He often complains that while he's asleep, I have this fun, second life from 9P-12A ... and it's true. For a few hours, I escape…

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'Jinn' (2018) by Nijla Mu'min

Vibe: "Jinn" is a beautiful, tender coming-of-age story, with a similar vibe to last year's "Lady Bird." It raises interesting questions about identity and explores them using the Islamic concept of jinn. The film opens with an explanatory intertitle: I had a hard time finding a…

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