After two years together, Alaa and Mai encounter the first big crisis in their relationship in a café in Cairo. In this city, always changing and always relentless, the old and the new clash and anything might be possible.
Length: 11 minutes
Premiere: North American
Director: Ritesh Batra
Screenwriter: Ritesh Batra
Producer: Alaa Mosbah, Wajdi Elian, Guneet Monga
Editor: Wajdi Elian
Director of Photography: Islam Abdelsamea
Primary Cast: Alaa Ezzat, Mai Abozeed
Ritesh Batra was selected in 2009 for the Sundance writing/directing labs for his feature project The Story of Ram and was named the Sundance Time Warner Storytelling Fellow and an Annenburg Fellow. His feature screenplay The Lunchbox will be shot in Mumbai in late 2012.