Rais’ first documentary short, Bearing Witness: Rohingya Fleeing Genocide. Secret Life of Muslims | An Emmy Nominee & Peabody Finalist More than three million Muslims live in the U.S., and in recent days there has been a disturbing rise in hate crimes against them. Fatal Encounters: American Nightmare | Episode # 16. Bangladeshi immigrant Rais Bhuiyan works at a Dallas gas station and hopes to make it in America. Fate intrudes when the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks lead a local ex-con to concoct a violent revenge plot targeted at Rais.