October 2, 2019
A Patriot Act
Yousef Assabahi - 23, Samuel Rubin - 23
Set in Los Angeles, Saleem and Hamada - two Yemeni immigrants, close friends, and roommates - struggle to contain themselves after an American drone hits Saleem's house in Yemen. While Saleem works in a grocery store, Hamada - a former drug dealer - is an FBI informant.
A Patriot Act screened in the Closing Night: New American Dreams program at NFFTY 2018.
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