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SALAM


Directed By: Claire Fowler
2018 / USA / 13 mins. / Narrative

Plays with: THE FOREIGNER’S HOME

A Lyft driver navigates the night shift through the streets of NYC while also navigating her fears as she awaits news from her family in Syria following a recent bombing. Her current passenger has her own issues, the two bonding through shared emotional landscapes.

 

SALAM Director Headshot Claire Fowler

Claire Fowler

Director, Writer

Claire Fowler is a Welsh writer and director based in Brooklyn. After studying at Oxford University, she made short documentaries and then attended Columbia University’s M.F.A. program in film. She is an alum of the American Film Institute's Directing Workshop for Women and Sony directors program.