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You Cannot Hide from Allah

A cab driver in Washington D.C. wins the lottery and decides to return to his hometown in Pakistan and run for mayor.

The story of Mr. Ihsan Khan, an immigrant from a small town in Pakistan who worked as a cab driver in Washington D.C. for over two decades before winning $54 million in the lottery. Four years later, he decided to put his money to good use, so he returned to his hometown in Pakistan and ran for mayor.
You Cannot Hide from Allah is part of Why Democracy?, an online documentary project supported by IDFA.

Project details

Year of development :2007
Created by:Petr Lom

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Official website

www.whydemocracy.net