GHOSTS OF SUGAR LAND
Documentary Short | 21 minutes

HIFF 2019

Short Films


Directed By
Bassam Tariq

Produced By
Farihah Zaman
Bassam Tariq

Written By
Bassam Tariq
Thomas Niles


• Jury selection for Best Documentary Short
Director Bassam Tariq receives a $500 cash prize and the film qualifies for consideration at the Academy Awards® for Best Live Action Short Film.

In Sugar Land, Texas, a group of young Muslim American men ponder the disappearance of their friend “Mark,” who is suspected of joining ISIS.

2019 | English | USA