Feature Narrative

Summer is a 17-year old carefree black girl, whose world is turned upside down when her mother abruptly converts to Islam, prompting Summer to reevaluate her identity. Jinn was supported by SFFILM, The Kenneth Rainin Foundation, the IFP Narrative Lab and the Sundance Institute. It premiered at SXSW 2018 and won a special jury prize for writing.

Writer & Director: Nijla Mu'min
Producer: Avril Speaks
Director of Photography : Bruce Francis Cole
Editor: Collin Kriner
Music: Jesi Nelson
Color & VFX: Swells Studio
Sound Design & Mix: Disher Music