Directed By
Jennifer Reeder
American Spectrum Features (Local)

Signature Move

A comedic and heartfelt look at modern families and the complexities of love in its many forms. Zaynab (Fawzia Mirza) is a Pakistani, Muslim lawyer living in Chicago who begins a new romance with Alma (Sari Sanchez), a confident Mexican-American woman. Zaynab’s recently widowed mother Parveen (Shabana Azmi) has moved in and spends her days watching Pakistani TV dramas while searching for a potential husband for her only daughter. Alma’s mother is a former professional Luchadora, which Zaynab finds fascinating, as she has recently taken up lucha-style wrestling with a former pro wrestler. Zaynab tries to keep her secrets from her mother, who knows more than she lets on.

In the Best Of American Spectrum program.

Sunday, July 23 at 1:45PM in The Toby

In the Best of Hoosier Lens program.

Sunday, July 23 at 11:30AM in DeBoest Lecture Hall

In the Signature Move program.

Friday, July 14 at 8:30PM in The Toby Monday, July 17 at 4:45PM in The Toby


  • 2017 Indy Film Fest, American Spectrum, Feature
  • 2017 Indy Film Fest, Hoosier Lens, Feature