Film: Student Films

NYFA, 'Salima'

Casting notice expires: March 23, 2013

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Dilia Alshina, dir.

Production Description

Dilia Alshina (dir.) is casting a New York Film Academy student film, "Salima." Synopsis: "Two Muslim women meet in a subway. Aisha is an artist, happily married, pregnant and living with her husband in New York City. The second woman, Salima lost her family in a war and now she is in a terrorist group. She wears a black dress with a bomb inside, but she looks pregnant with a big belly (5-6 months). Aisha tries to speak with Salima and tells her she is pregnant and very happy with her husband. They go inside the train and Salima has to blow the bomb. She is nervous and starts to remember her past life, how she lost her family and she wants revenge, but she doesn't want to kill innocent people. She decides to detonate the bomb."

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Shoots March 23-24 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

No pay, but copy, credit and meals provided.


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