Directed By: Prabhjot Nijjar ⎥ Canada ⎥ 2020 ⎥ 5m 8s
A wisecracking young Pakistani woman helps her single mother get ready for her first date since a nasty divorce. Lana uses jokes about sex & dessert to distract Maryam from finding love in today’s dating world and simply get her through the door to her mysterious bumbling beau.
About the Director:
Prabhjot Nijjar graduated in 2020 with a Bachelors in Motion Picture Arts at Capilano University. Her interests are in directing, camera department, and in art. She has directed a few shorts that have made festival runs, including Think Again (iGen) and Mera Biba Puth (NFFTY, VISAFF). Prabhjot’s passion for filmmaking & telling stories stems from a young age. Her motivation is to have diverse films that feature POC and women’s voices in front and behind the camera! Prabhjot is planning to transition into the IATSE camera trainee program while directing shorts on the side.