WE GOTCHU FAM
- Shorts Programs
- 94 mins
Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A.
Diaspora tales of reconnections, traditions, survival, and romance are explored. Though personal, these stories are universal.
In this program
Directed by Tatyana Kim
A gifted musician from Kazakhstan is struggling to find cash-paying jobs that would help him and his two-year-old daughter to survive in Los Angeles as they wait for their immigration documents.
Directed by Mahnoor Euceph
A privileged six-year-old Pakistani girl embarks on a mission to save her beloved pet goat from being eaten on the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Azha, only to learn the meaning of sacrifice.
Directed by Abijeet Achar
The true story of an unlikely romance in 1982 at a disco competition in Mysore, India.
Directed by Maryam Mir
A passionate baklava baker encounters a savvy ladoo maker on the streets of Brooklyn.
Directed by Kashif Pasta
When a new father suddenly loses his own dad, an opportunity to travel back in time gives him a chance to end things on a better note.
Directed by Udval Altangerel
Through rituals of birth and death, the filmmaker and her family reconnect with their ancestral land in the Gobi Desert.