USA, 20m, Digital
When Ismat, an undocumented immigrant, is unable to get a day off at work, lines between personal and professional begin to blur.
Writer/Director: Gauri Adelkar
Producer: Preethi Prasad
Director of Photography: Armaan Virani
Editor: Sudarshan Suresh
Production Design: Juliana Barretto
Composer: Ho-Ling Tang
Sound Design: Pritam Das
Cast: Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Ahmad Razvi, Zephani Idoko, Alanna Smith
Contact: Gauri Adelkar, firstname.lastname@example.org
Breaking Barriers Grant
About the Writer/Director
Gauri Adelkar is an Indian filmmaker pursuing her MFA at Columbia University, where she is the 2018 recipient of the Breaking Barriers Award. Focused on social justice, her work has screened at festivals such as the Hamptons International Film Festival, Athens International Film & Video Festival and won awards including Best Director at the Boston International Film Festival.