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Beyond the Lens with Mohammed “Mo” Ali Naqvi

Clip: Season 6 Episode 3 | 3m 32s  | Video has closed captioning.

Mohammed "Mo" Ali Naqvi talks about his documentary, THE ACCUSED: DAMNED OR DEVOTED?, as a Pakistani, American, and filmmaker. The award-winning director and producer shares his journalistic perspective on Pakistan's blasphemy laws, the nuances of why they exist and how they're legally and justifiably used against its people, and the difference in media coverage by Western vs. Middle East outlets.

Aired: 05/21/23

Rating: TV-PG

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