Sleeper Cell: The Algerian
    (Available 1/1/19)

    Drama/USA/2019
    Director(s):  Giovanni Zelko
    Cast: Ben Youcef, Candice Coke, Harry Lennix
    Ben Youcef’s riveting performance in this masterful and award winning story penned by himself, asks what happens when two worlds at odds collide? The plotline follows Ali (Ben Youcef) around the globe from Algeria to the U.S. as we slowly find he is in fact a part of a terrorist sleeper cell. The story, however takes a twist as the relationships which Ali forms along the way with Patrick (Josh Pence), a soldier Ali befriends playing pool, Sara (Tara Holt) Ali’s love interest, and Lana (Candice Cook), halt his one-sided perception, driven by revenge. As Ali struggles between the world where he came from, the world in which he now lives, and the ideals which are sometimes at odds with one another, he takes us on a mirroring journey of resonating adventure in the ideals, questions, and emotional sifting that is not just asked and answered by the storyteller but meant to be asked of the audience themselves.
     
    Producer(s): Kaleem Ansari, Anil Babbar, Gil Bindelglas, Solomon Campbell, Ian Chase, John Damon, Danny Davalos, Moshe C. Friedman, David Michael Katz, Martin Lazniarz
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