Film
SHORTS

SALAM

Directed by Claire Fowler
SHORT NARRATIVE 14 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE SALAM
A female Lyft driver navigates the night shift in New York City while waiting to hear life-or-death news from her family in Syria.

Screening with Shorts: Loose Ends
New York, Drama, Female Director(s), NY Director(s), Female Screenwriter(s)
About the Director(s)
Claire Fowler is a Welsh writer and director based in Brooklyn. She attended Columbia University’s M.F.A. program in film on a Fulbright scholarship and, later, the American Film Institute's Directing Workshop for Women. Her short film, Noodles, was a Vimeo Staff Pick and can currently be seen on Nowness. She recently participated in the Sony directors program.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts
  • Year:
    2018
  • Length:
    14 minutes
  • Language:
    Arabic, English
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    World
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Cinematographer:
    Nicholas Bupp
  • Add'l Credit 1:
    Film Agency Wales
  • Cast:
    Leslie Bibb, Hana Chamoun, Khaled Al Maleh, Jessica Damouni
  • Producer:
    Sophia Cannata Bowman
  • Executive Producer:
    Dave Beazley
  • Screenwriter:
    Claire Fowler
  • Editor:
    Alec Styborski
  • Director:
    Claire Fowler

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