Film: Student Films

'Mother Tongue'

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NYU Tisch School of the Arts
Justine Poustchi, dir.

Production Description

Casting "Mother Tongue," a student thesis film for NYU. Synopsis: Sara, a young Iranian, struggles against her more traditional father. The morning after a heated argument, Sara awakes to discover her father died in his sleep. As she makes her way through his funeral, she cannot escape the incessant demand of society that she be a "good daughter," even in the aftermath of his death.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Shoots Sept. 19-21 in NYC.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

No pay, but copy provided. SAG Student Film Agreement.


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