Shot September 2019
DIR: Shayain Lakhani
DP: Kai Dickson
Executive Producer: Darren Dean
Production Designer: Jenna Rae Tooley
Art Director- Laila Ibriham
Art Director/Set Decorator- Daphne Colson
American 11 is a coming of age story that takes place in 2001 as it follows Nabeel; an 18 year old Muslim American teenager who lost his mother to the 9/11 attack (American Airlines ight 11).
He will now need to find his identity navigating the grief brought by 9/11 and the Islamaphobia brought by the misinformed.
American 11 is currently on its festival run.
Set photos (Design work below)
BTS: Ty Dowda & Erik Pham
The dining room
The living room
The gas station
Initial Full Color Breakdown
Set Design Drawings
Living room concept drawing by Jenna Rae Tooley
Dining room concept drawing by Jenna Rae Tooley
Stained glass window concept drawing by Jenna Rae Tooley