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Winner Best International Short Sundance Film Festival 2021

Nominee European Short Film Award 2022

Interfilm Festival 2022 - Winner Audience Award

Palm Springs Film Festival 2022 - Honorable Mention for Bridging the Borders Award and Best Student U.S. Short

Winner of Best Student Film International Film Festival Osnabrück (2020) - Uppsala Short Film Festival 2020

Official Selection:

Show Me Shorts 2020

Max Öphuls Preis 2021 MOP Shortlist

Minimalen 2021

Indie Lisboa 2021

Norwegian Short Film Festival 2021

Ajyal Film Festival 2021

Atlanta Film Festival 2021

Indie Meme 2021

Flickfeast 2021

Female Eye Film Festival (FeFF) 2021

Calgary International Film Festival 2021

Festival internazionale Segni della notte 2021

Annapolis Film Festival 2021

San Francisco International Film Festival 2021

Carmarthen Bay Film Festival 2021

Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg 2021

Reykjavik Film Festival 2021

Augenblicke Festival 2022

Go Short 2023

Indian Film Festival 2023

When 8-year-old Kati hides in her father's delivery van, Faruk must juggle his responsibilities as a single dad while holding down his first job in a new country. As their relationship deepens, a brush with covert racism tests the bond between a father and daughter.

Starring: Kailas Mahadevan, Lara Cengiz,

Merle Collet, Oskar Zikur

Producer: Joy Jorgensen

Cinematographer: Lorena Duran

Editor: Jenn Ruff & Alan Wu

Color: Alec Davis

Music Composer: Robert Oyhung Rusli

Sound Design: Lars von Ohlendorf, Elbstudios

AC: Alexandria Wallace

Assistant Director: Joe Sacket

Costume and Art: Sydney Buchan

Costume Assistant: Sophia May

Sound Recordist: Gregory Oke

Production Assistant: Katrin Wahdat,

Philipp Bramring

Catering: Shayestah Wahdat



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