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Hamburg Lectures

Hamburger Lektionen

Directed by Romuald Karmakar
Germany, 2006
Documentary

Synopsis

Romuald Karmakar focuses on two sermon lectures given by Mohammed Fazazi, Imam of a mosque in Hamburg. The two lectures, in which Fazazi was speaking about the Islamic holy war against unbelievers, on video tape and was circulated circuitously in radical Islamic circles.

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Hamburg Lectures Directed by Romuald Karmakar

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  • eric gould's rating of the film Hamburg Lectures

    This important but little known work is an intriguing document. Perhaps it's best to watch it at home, but I caught this nearly 2-hour screening at VIFF in Vancouver, B.C., in 2006. Director Romauld Karamakar stages a sobering verbatim reading of the text from Imam Mohammed Fazazi's lessons at the Al Quds Mosque in Hamburg during the end of Ramadan in Jan 2000. Members of the 9/11 plot had attended these sessions..