A long-distance call reconnecting a son and his estranged father prompts a dancer to dig into his family history.

the Filmmaker

Daniel Chein is an independent filmmaker based in Berkeley, CA. His experimental short film THE FALLOW LAND, which explores drought through landscape, premiered at the Fargo Film Festival. As an editor, his work on THE CHAIRMAN AND THE LIONS won the film First Prize at the ETNOFilm Festival and the Special Jury Award at the Zanzibar International Film Festival, and his role as a collaborator on CHANGA REVISITED earned the film the OutStanDox Award at the Astra Film Festival. Daniel is an Associate Producer for Walking Iris Media and an MFA candidate at San Francisco State University.


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