NEWS

2019

– America 1979, the short film, featured on Comcast’s Cinema Asia America VOD channel

– Love Boat Taiwan wins Audience Award at Nomad Film Festival in Taipei

– Love Boat: Taiwan screens at CAAMfest

– Love Boat: Taiwan premieres at Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

-America 1979, the pilot script, is script of the month on scriptd.com

2018

РIran Hyphenated, a short film program co-curated by Lila and Sara Zia Ebrahimi Hughes  screens at the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival, co-sponsored by The Asian Arts Initiative

– Iran Hyphenated, screens in Berkeley, sponsored by Aftab, Diaspora Arts and Center for Diaspora Studies, San Francisco State University

– Iran Hyphenated, screens in Washington DC, sponsored by Aftab Committee

– America 1979 the short film, featured on Comcast’s Cinema Asia America VOD channel

– America 1979 television pilot selected for second round at Sundance Episodic Lab

– America 1979 television pilot selected for second round at Macro Episodic Lab

– America 1979 television pilot semifinalist at Cinequest Film Festival

2017

– Interviewed by Barbara Ann O’Leary for Directed by Women

– America 1979 the short film, featured on Comcast’s Cinema Asia America VOD channel

– America 1979 television pilot selected for IFP Week, No Borders Section

– America 1979 television pilot semifinalist for We Screenplay Diverse Voices

– America 1979 television pilot semifinalist for Stage 32 Television Writers

– Speak Chinglish screens at CAAMfest

– America 1979 the short film is picked up for distribution by Gravitas Pictures

– Personal Essay “For Persian New Year, a Real Post about Real Persians” appears on Seed and Spark