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OTHER PEOPLE

Expected Guests: Director Jacqueline Christy
Directed By: Jacqueline Christy
2018 / USA / 8 mins. / Narrative

Program: MS.OURI MADE

Tarek, a Muslim man of South Asian descent, attempts to navigate foreign territory: a princess birthday party with his five-year-old daughter. A tense moment between Tarek and the white suburban mom hostess reveals an uglier side of this picture-perfect party.

 

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Jacqueline Christy

Director

Jacqueline is the recipient of a 2017 Sloan Foundation and Women Make Movies research grant. A writer, director, and entrepreneur, she has worked as a First AD on an array of films, is currently an MFA candidate in the NYU Graduate Film program and is shooting her first feature, MAGIC HOUR, this fall.