Are You Still There?

On a hot day in the valley, Safa's car battery dies, leaving her stranded in a strip mall parking lot. When her mom finally comes to her rescue that night, the two struggle to jump-start a car for the first time.

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Credits

Directors:

Rayka Zehtabchi, Sam Davis

Executive Producer:

Darek Tonks, Darren Gealta

Producer:

Reef Oldberg

Screenwriter:

Sam Davis, Rayka Zehtabchi

Cinematographer:

Sam Davis

Editor:

Sam Davis

Production Designer:

Sydney Weinberger

Sound Designer:

Sam Davis

Music:

N/A

Principal Cast:

Safa Tarifi, Rima Hadad, Mardy Ma

Additional Credits:

1st Assistant Director: Ryan Wagner, Costume Designer: Meredith Peebles, Prop Master: Genevieve Parkes, Gaffer: John Fisher, Key Grip: Daniel Abbott & Nelson "J.J." Flores, Co-Producers: Derek Tonks & Sarah Bazzi, Associate Producers: Matthew Stanley & David Junker, Music Supervisor: Emily Roman, 1st AC: Jeff Vanderpool, Boom Operator: Anthony Newen

Contact

Public Film Contact:

Rayka Zehtabchi & Sam Davis
Junk Drawer
info@junkdrawer.co

Publicity Contact:

Reef Oldberg
reefoldberg@gmail.com
8188083257

Details

Primary Entry:
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Secondary Entry:
Music Badge
Interactive Badge
Film Festival Wristband
Year:

2020

Premiere Status:

North American Premiere

Genres:

Drama, Short Film

Screening Section:

Narrative Shorts Competition

Screening Category:

Narrative Short

Language:

English, Arabic

Runtime:

15 mins