Reel Shorts 2016

  • 24:57
  • USA
  • 2014
  • English/Dari with English subtitles

After her divorce, an Afghan-American woman joins the U.S. military as an interpreter. On her first mission in Afghanistan, she accompanies troops pursuing a bomb-maker and must bridge the gender and culture gap to help the man’s pregnant wife when she goes into labour. Nominated for an Oscar in 2016 for Best Live Action Short.

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Writer/Director

  • Henry Hughes