The Citizen (2013)

Citizen
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG 13
Runtime 1hr 39mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords 21st century, 9/11, American Dream, immigration, Middle East, New York, overcoming adversity, political
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Khaled El Nabawi Actor Ibrahim 1 1000001
Cary Elwes Actor Zuckerman 1 1000002
Agnes Bruckner Actor Diane 1 1000003
William Atherton Actor Winston 1 1000004
Rizwan Manji Actor Mo 1 1000005
Sam Kadi Director n/a 2 2000001
Chris Wyatt Producer n/a 3 3000001
Sam Kadi Producer n/a 3 3000002
Alan Noel Vega Producer n/a 3 3000003
Sean Covel Consulting Producer n/a 548 3000004
Jazmen Brown Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Samir Younis Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Sam Kadi Story By n/a 120779 4000003
Alan Noel Vega Line Producer n/a 161 5000001
Joseph White Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Steven Legler Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Lisa Hamil Casting Director n/a 157 10000001
Bernadine Vida Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Synopsis
Yearning to leave behind his life of misfortune in the Middle East, Ibrahim Jarrah wins the U.S Green Card Lottery for a chance to become an American citizen. He lands in New York City the day before 9/11 and the events of the September terrorist attacks forever shape the struggles he faces on his journey to capture the American dream.