“No, where are you really from?”

After a workplace incident, Kamran is called to meet with HR where he finds that he has been framed for a crime. He is given 2 options, help the company save face against racist allegations or risk imprisonment and career suicide. The journey to make the decision forces Kamran to discover what he stands for, who he is, and how to answer the ever so complicated question for children of immigrants – where are you from?


  • Faaiz Saad: Director
  • Faaiz Saad: Writer
  • Faaiz Saad: Producer
  • Ryan James Murphy: Producer
  • Saad Rahman: Producer
  • Faaiz SaadKey Cast: “Kamran”
  • Andrew Warren Schaper: Key Cast, “Warren Hastings”
  • Daniel Moorer: Key Cast,”TV Show Host”


  • Project Type: Short, Student
  • Runtime: 21 minutes 3 seconds
  • Completion Date: May 27, 2023
  • Country of Origin: United States
  • Country of Filming: United States
  • Film Color: Color
  • First-time Filmmaker
  • Student Project: University of Alabama at Birmingham