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A Syrian refugee, Jawin, and his almost due pregnant wife, Mariaan, interrupt a family's Christmas Eve gathering to ask for help as their car broke down. The family lets them stay overnight. In the middle of the night, A scream.
Toronto, ON, Canada
Studied film and acting in university and at the Strasberg Institute. Originally from Mexico I worked on tv commercial production before moving to Canada permanently in my late 20s. Worked on-non union tv for a while . Worked on tv commercials once again but on the sales side when I started a family with my wife. Eventually I started my own digital marketing small biz. Now that our daughter is grown up, I want to focus on writing and pitching series ideas. Went back to acting training. It's fun and I think it can help with the writing. more...