Signature Move

A new romance with Alma forces Zaynab to confront her relationship with her recently widowed mother who escapes to TV dramas and finding her daughter a husband. In this coming-of-age Muslim melodrama, Zaynab copes by taking up Lucha-style wrestling.

One of “The 50 Most Anticipated American Films of 2017”
—Filmmaker Magazine

Grand Jury Prize – Best U.S. Narrative Feature
Outfest Los Angeles

Best Feature – American Spectrum
Hoosier Lens
Indy Film Fest

Best Feature
Columbus International Film + Video Festival

Audience Award – Best Feature
Connecticut LGBT Film Festival

Best Direction – Jennifer Reeder
Audience Award – Best Actress in a Feature – Fawzia Mirza
Film Out San Diego LGBT Film Festival

Jury Award Best Women’s Feature
Audience Award Best Women’s Feature Film
North Carolina Gay + Lesbian Film Festival

Jury Award : Writer, Producer, Actor – Fawzia Mirza
Mosaic International South Asian Film Festival