Off Topic: Check Out This Short Film on a Muslim Wrestler, Playing at Tribeca



New York magazine has five short films on their site that are playing at the Tribeca film festival. They're all terrific, but this one is kind of, sort of, sports-related. Wrestling is a sport, right?

For anyone who enjoyed Mickey Rourke and the deserved hype surrounding The Wrestler, there's this short, entitled Team Taliban, following a Muslim wrestler and his struggle to fit in and succeed in his culture, and in the culture of wrestling as he takes on the character of a bad guy.

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