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written and directed by Alex Muhawi-Ho

33-year-old Amira struggles to find her place in between her Arab and American identities while living with and navigating her relationship with her culturally traditional, yet loving mother. 

- winner, Best New York Short, Imagine This Women's Film Festival

- winner, Audience Choice Award - comedy & slice of life, First Run Film Festival

- honorable mention, New Faces New Voices

film shortage, Daily Picks

Watch online at Film Shortage

cast: lareina phelan, samar el-zein, sean ricciardi


produced by: polina buchak, camila grimald, alyssa dimartino, Alex Muhawi-Ho

casting by: emily rucker

director of photography: idil eryürekli 

production design: sophia uehara

editor: kailey radcliffe

colorist: alexia salingaros

music: evan johnston

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