The movie about Astar and Midhat
The movie about Astar and Midhat is about living together as a loving couple with diverse backgrounds, coming from different social, ethnic, religious and cultural affiliations. The starting point in the film about Astar and Midhat is the story of 85-year old Asta and 87-year old Midhat Ibrahimbegovic. Together with his wife Asta, who is Christian, Midhat demonstrates the value of openness and curiosity, which make life more profound, and which simultaneously contribute to making society more human. With his Muslim identity, Midhat represents a unique and important person in contemporary Swedish history. Midhat was the first Muslim to speak publicly in Lund Cathedral. He is co-founder of one of the Nordic region’s largest mosques; mosque planned to be built in central Malmö, where the Concert Hall is located.