AMADI COMES HOME PREMIERES and SCREENS at festivals
Short Film AMADI COMES HOME on which Julie serves as actor, director along with Jessica Burgess, producer and editor premiered at the 2022 Lighthouse International Film Festival and screening at festivals across the US.
Amadi Comes Home
United States, 12 minutes
dir: Julie Asriyan and Jessica Burgess
When two female childhood friends announce their adoption of an Ethiopian boy over a celebratory dinner, the evening takes a heated turn as guests debate raising a black boy by white parents in present-day America.