WI / IL Short Slot 2
Sat Feb 22, 2020 – 7:30 pm | Bagels & More
Directed by Amber Eswani
USA | 12 min | 2018
Amina, a Pakistani-American girl, starts her first day of middle school in the suburbs of Chicago. She quickly finds out, it’s not all what it’s cracked up to be and having hairy legs doesn’t help.
Amber Eswani is a Pakistani- American filmmaker and artist based in the suburbs of Chicago. She is a radio, television and digital media graduate with a minor in journalism from Southern Illinois University of Carbondale. She has worked as a Producer for an Emmy-Award Winning Television show for PBS, a photographer for Streamy award winning webseries, an event organizer for an International Film Festival, a location’s assistant for Showtime and has just written, directed and co-produced a film called “Fuzzy Legs” which was selected to be produced and funded with Free Spirit Media in the Inpathways Cohort Program.