Director: Alies Sluiter
Producer: Hannah Leigh
NYU Affiliation: Non-NYU
Naheem, a 12 -14 year old American Pakistani boy (Urdu speaking) who has recently lost his transgender father.
Imam - 30s- 60's. Pakistani man. Religious leader who conducts the funeral preparations and ceremony.
Keisha - 30-45. American Pakistani transgender father.
Masood - 60-75 year old Pakistani (Urdu speaking) man who takes in his grandson when his son is murdered.
Maryam - 60-75 year old Pakistani (Urdu speaking) woman, grieving for the loss of her son.
Project Description: When Naheem's transgender father Keisha dies suddenly, he finds himself living with his conservative grandparents who refuse to give Keisha the burial Naheem knows she would have wanted.
Dates of Production: July 14 - 17