Director: Serena Dykman
Producers: Serena Dykman, Elizabeth Phillipson-Weiner, & Mav Block
Writer: Serena Dykman
Cinematographer: Nick Walker
Editor: Chriz Naing
Production Designers: Kieran Murray & Medline Stephenson
Synopsis: The day her boyfriend plans to propose to her, Anna, a young New York-based Czech doctor is held at U.S. immigration after a humanitarian trip to Uganda.
Screening Time: Saturday, October 24th - 12:15 PM
Web Site: http://www.welcomethemovie.com
Serena Dykman (Director) - Serena Dykman is a NY-based filmmaker, and a recent graduate from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Her work, ranging from comedy to drama and documentary, has won her numerous awards, including at the Cannes Film Festival, and has been selected to show in countless festivals around the world. Serena is a 'third-culture kid' born in Paris, and raised between London, Brussels, and New York. Her passion for travel has informed much of her work, and her interest in elephants has led to travels all across Asia. Her latest project is a feature documentary about her grandmother, an Auschwitz survivor.