synopsis
In this satirical comedy about romance, terrorism, and trying to be a better person, Iranian-born Rita Mahtoubian is inspired to change her life after a neighbor’s Rosh Hashanah dinner ignites a spark of inspiration. Her mission to make big changes attracts the attention of an overly-invested Homeland Security agent.

Screening as part of Shorts: FML
In this satirical comedy about romance, terrorism, and trying to be a better person, Iranian-born Rita Mahtoubian is inspired to change her life after a neighbor’s Rosh Hashanah dinner ignites a spark of inspiration. Her mission to make big changes attracts the attention of an overly-invested Homeland Security agent.

Screening as part of Shorts: FML
film information

Year: 2015

Length: 8 minutes

Year: 2015

Directed by: Roja Gashtili, Julia Lerman

Language: English

Country: #

Premiere: World

cast & credits

Director: Roja Gashtili, Julia Lerman

Director: Roja Gashtili, Julia Lerman

Screenwriter: Roja Gashtili, Julia Lerman

Producer: Roja Gashtili, Deanna Barillari

Editor: Steph Zenee Perez

Associate Producer: Cory Michael Wood

Cinematographer: Tarin Anderson

Composer: Juan Andres Otalora

Cast: Patrick Fugit, Della Saba, Charlotte Ross, Anthony Azizi, Lauren MacLean