Born from Syria’s Islamic revivalist movement, the Qubaysiat is a regime-loving Sufi community-turned-cult fifty years in the making. Q dives deep into the hidden world of the largest Muslim women’s organization through filmmaker Jude Chehab, her mother, and her grandmother’s connections to the mysterious group.

Jude Chehab Jude Chehab
Director, Producer

Jude Chehab is a Lebanese-American filmmaker, whose early career work has landed awards screening in film festivals worldwide. Her credits include collaborations with Refinery29, She Said Films, The... more»

Rita Baghdadi Rita Baghdadi
Development Producer

Rita Baghdadi is an award-winning Moroccan-American documentary filmmaker whose character-driven work has been supported by Sundance, Tribeca Film Institute, Film Independent, ITVS, Points North... more»

Genre: Documentary