Author: Melanie Rose
Melanie Rose had the opportunity to interview the filmmaker’s of “The Citizen”, Sam Kadi and Chris Wyatt at the TriMedia Film Festival in Fort Collins. “The Citizen” is about an Arab immigrant who arrives to New York City the day before September 11th. The film follows his dream journey of becoming an American Citizen and how the terrorist attacks shaped the struggles he went though.
“The Citizen” won many awards for the Festival such as the Jury Award for Best Film/TV Actor which was given to Agnes Bruckner in â€œThe Citizen.â€ As well as The Directorsâ€™ Award for Best of the Festival which was given to â€œThe Citizen,â€ directed by Sam Kadi.