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Directed by Bane Fakih

Cast: Rebecca Karpovsky, Virginia Thomas, Jasmin Tenucci

Mayssa is looking for a sexual release to cure her recent depression, but luck — and her mother — are not on her side.


Director Bio

Bane Fakih is a Lebanese director based in New York. Her first short film, Assil and Jad, was awarded Best Short at the European Film Festival of Beirut, Best Student Film in Nadi Li Kol El-Nass, Best Screenplay at the NYC International Film Festival. Fakih holds an MFA in Screenwriting/Directing from Columbia University. She wrote and directed Vibes, which screened at OutFest, Palm Springs ShortFest, Berlin Feminist Week, FilmOut San Diego, Reelout, and OutWest Film Festival. Her first feature Keep It Together, which Fakih is now developing, was selected by TFI for the Tribeca All Access 2019 program.

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Dates & Times


TCL Chinese 6 Theatres

Fri, Jul 26
9:30 pm

TCL Chinese 6 Theatres

Sat, Jul 27
6:00 pm