A break from the traditional romantic comedy, Americanish highlights different layers of womanhood as they intersect with cultural and societal expectations. Set in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, the film delves into the complexity of trying to both honor and break from cultural traditions while balancing personal values and career goals in a society that does not always accommodate both.
Special Event: Invitation only private party “A Celebration of Muslim Representation in Film” – contact OTRFF for details. Live virtual post screening panel with the Director, star, and two producers. Ask your questions in real time by text.