Ibrahim’s Review of 2016

Posted Posted in Cambridge, Community, Education, Events, Film, Football, Islam, Liverpool FC, Media, News, Radio, Religion, Review, Sport

I’m back! My first¬†blog post¬†of 2016! Let’s do¬†the Sturridge… Wait… what? Oh yes… I haven’t blogged all year. Oops. Sorry everyone. My ONLY blog post of 2016. Technically that isn’t true though, I did write one blog post this year. It just wasn’t published on my website. More on that later… I’ve got to say, […]

Ibrahim’s Review of 2015

Posted Posted in Cambridge, Cricket, Events, Film, Football, Islam, Media, News, Radio, Religion, Review, Sport

Here we go again. Another¬†annual¬†review. My seventh actually. A great opportunity to reflect on a¬†rollercoaster¬†twelve months.¬†As¬†rollercoaster rides come, this has been quite a thrilling one.¬†Sometimes a thriller doesn’t¬†quite go the way you want it¬†to.¬†We’ve all seen a crazy game of football littered with goals – some may recall Liverpool’s 4-3 win over Newcastle United in […]

Ibrahim at the Asian Media Awards 2015

Asian Media Awards 2015

Posted Posted in Events, Film, Islam, Media, News, Radio, Religion, Review, Sport

Thursday 29th October 2015.¬†Destination¬†Manchester. Cambridge to Deansgate… journey time approximately 4.5 hours? Yes, it was VERY long and there was an eleven minute delay leaving from London Euston, which¬†had a knock-on effect for the rest of the journey. Despite that, I arrived at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate Hotel¬†on time and looked forward to what was […]

ITV The London Studios

The Road to Manchester

Posted Posted in Cambridge, Events, Film, Football, Islam, Liverpool FC, Media, News, Radio, Religion, Review, Sport

No. I have¬†not become a Manchester City fan. Neither do I support that other club that is within close proximity to them.¬†Don’t even go there. Liverpool FC through and through. J√ľrgen Klopp¬†– welcome to Anfield! Anyway, this¬†blog post is not about¬†football so let’s move on. Since the Limelight Film Awards took place in June,¬†the last […]

The Nomination

Posted Posted in Events, Film, Islam, Media, News, Religion

Greetings! I have some great news to share with you all… Last Wednesday, I received an email confirming¬†that my short film, Ramadan Roundup 4, has¬†been nominated for the Limelight Film Awards 2015!¬†It¬†has been shortlisted alongside three other entries under the Freefall category. The Limelight Film Awards is an annual short film competition. It is a […]

Omar Regan and the American Sharia crew

The American Sharia Experience

Posted Posted in Film, Islam, Media, Religion, Review

Wednesday¬†11th February 2015. I was at the Hackney Empire in London to attend the UK premiere of American Sharia, a Muslim comedy film by director, writer, comedian and actor¬†Omar Regan.¬†Talk about being multi-talented! I arrived early and was one of the first people¬†in the queue by the front door.¬†As time passed,¬†the line grew larger and […]