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Ya Albi (My Heart)

A Syrian refugee adapts to life in an unfamiliar country after her husband’s immigration visa is unexpectedly rejected.

Directed By: Christine Chen

Written By: Christine Chen

Produced By: Christine Chen and Adam Duncan

Starring: Diana Rose, Wanetah Walmsley, Adam Duncan, Mary Thoma, Darrell Mitchell

Director’s Bio: Christine has been filming since she knew what a VHS camcorder could do. She has a B.A. from Rice University as well as a MBA from the University of Texas McCombs. In 2014, Christine’s short film A Bird’s Nest was a Top 5 Louisiana Film Prize Finalist. FunEmployment, Christine’s debut feature, produced under her banner Moth to Flame, is also currently being submitted to festivals. Her favorite thing to do is be on set behind the camera, but when she is not filming, she also enjoys watching movies, eating, and hanging outside.

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